About The Instructor:
Lorena Williams is a writer, educator, wildland firefighter, the San Juan National Forest’s Partnership Coordinator-Public Affairs Specialist, traveler, and Willowtail Springs’ Alumni. Her work has appeared in Interdisciplinary Studies of Literature and Environment, Not Somewhere Else But Here: A Contemporary Anthology of Women and Place, The Fourth River, and Touchstone journals, and was awarded Honorable Mention in The Atlantic Student Writing Contest and third place in the Torrey House Press Nonfiction Contest. In 2013, her chapbook, Relic, was released from Appaloosa Press. She earned her MFA in creative writing in 2011.