Margaret Albi Verhoef is a retired teacher and school librarian who became reacquainted with her high school classmate, Rita Seedorf, as they worked on planning their high school reunion.  Together they soon began writing LETTERS FROM BRACKHAM WOOD.  Margaret, the wife of a retired Army Dental Officer, developed her skills as a letter-writer during the years they were stationed from Alaska to Texas and New York to Washington State.  She and her husband Doug have a daughter and granddaughter and live with their schnauzer in Spokane, WA.