Individual Author Record
General InformationC:ADULT C:YA Born: 1937 in Tuscola, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionRutheford was born in Tuscola, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationDelorse Hackett Rutherford has survived breast cancer for nearly two decades. A positive, active woman, she drew on her faith to help her through the experience and wrote about that experience in ''To Send A Dove''. She has taught writing, and spoken before many organizations. She is a member of the National League of American Penwomen and a contributor to ''Together At the Doorway'', an anthology of personal essays and poetry. She has also written for: ''Catholic Digest'', ''Christian Drama'', ''Gotta Write'', ''The Joyful Woman'', ''The Lutheran Digest'', ''Mature Focus'', ''Mature Years'', ''The Moline Dispatch'', ''Standard'', ''United Methodist Reporter'', and ''Vital Christianity''.
*''To Send a Dove: One Woman's Triumph Over Breast Cancer'', Mayhaven Publishing, 2000