About the Artist
Glenna Johnson Smith (1920-2020) was born in Ashville, Maine, in coastal Hancock County and lived for many decades in Presque Isle, Maine. In 1941, she graduated from the University of Maine, married, and moved to a farm in Easton, in Maine’s Aroostook County. A teacher for many years, she also was heavily involved in school and community theater productions. Her writing has appeared in Echoes and Yankee magazines and other publications.