Catherine Guthrie is a women’s health journalist with 20 years experience in the magazine and publishing industry. Her byline has appeared in the following print and online venues:
AARP, The Magazine • All You • Alternative Medicine Magazine • Arthritis Today • Backpacker • BabyCenter • Better Homes and Gardens • Cosmopolitan.com • Experience Life Magazine • Family Circle • Fitness • Good Housekeeping • Health • Ms • Natural Health • Nerve • O, The Oprah Magazine • OUT • Prevention • Self • San Francisco Magazine • Slate • Sunset • Time Magazine • Time.com • Viv • WebMD • Yoga Journal
Catherine’s queer, feminist memoir, FLAT: Reclaiming My Body From Breast Cancer, was published in fall 2018 by Skyhorse. Judges at the 2016 Kentucky Women Writers Conference awarded FLAT Honorable Mention for the Betty Gabehart Prize in Nonfiction. On the merits of FLAT, Catherine attended Bread Loaf twice and spent time at the Vermont Studio Center. Catherine continues to write and advocate for the rights of breast cancer patients.
Raised in Louisville, Kentucky, Catherine received her magazine journalism degree from the Missouri School of Journalism in Columbia, Missouri. She lives in Somerville, MA, with her partner, Mary, and their orange tabby, Cheeto.