Etta Lawrence is intent on rewriting her life at the Buchanan Academy, a prestigious creative writing school tucked beneath Oregon’s fog-laced Douglas firs and Western red cedars. Then she stumbles onto a revelation about the school’s legendary founder that could threaten more than just her chances at starting over, because someone at the academy is deadly serious about keeping it private.
Ed Quillen is best known for entertaining Denver Post readers with his weekly columns for twenty-six years, but he wrote some of his sharpest commentary for High Country News. Managing Editor Jodi Peterson called him one of the region’s “wisest and most unique voices.” Dispatches from the High Country features a selection of his best essays published between 2008-2012.
2014 Colorado Book Award Finalist.
Ed Quillen entertained Denver Post readers with his weekly columns for 26 years. Deeper into the Heart of the Rockies compiles the best from the height of his career on topics ranging from Colorado to small town life to national politics.