Betsy Porter is editor of the Attic Institute's website. Her short story, "The Sound of Everything Settling," which she originally wrote as a student in Merridawn Duckler's class at the Attic, appears in the Summer/Fall 2017 edition of The Timberline Review. Her story, "A Tragedy, A Process, an Adjustment," which she wrote for David Ciminello's class at the Attic, was performed by The Liar's League and has been selected as a Finalist for the 2017 Lascaux Prize in Flash Fiction. In 2014-15, Betsy was an Atheneum Fellow in Fiction at the Attic. In her free time, she volunteers as a facilitator of creative writing workshops for Write Around Portland.