Greg Brick

GREG BRICK is a Professor of Geology at Normandale College in Bloomington, Minnesota. He has an advanced degree in Geology from the University of Connecticut, and worked for years as an environmental consultant. Greg’s special area of interest is...

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James Bastian

James Bastian

Jim Bastian and his wife Carol were born, raised, met, and married in Wisconsin. Jim received a Bachelor’s Degree from Michigan State University. Upon graduation, he taught high school history and psychology, but subsequently converted to...

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Susan Zwinger

Susan Zwinger graduated with honors from Cornell College in 1969 in Art and English, completed her Masters at the Writer’ Workshop at the University of Iowa in 1971, and her PhD in Art Education from the Pennsylvania State University in...

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Deborah J. Clark

Deborah J. Clark

Deborah Clark, the author of Wildflowers of Utah’s Colorado Plateau, spent twenty years in the Capitol Reef and Bears Ears areas searching for and identifying native plants. For much of that time, she served as the interagency botanist for...

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Patricia Hansen

Patricia Hansen, the artist, lives in Sonoma County, California where she continues her pen and ink artwork in addition to learning new painting techniques. She has a degree in biology and accompanied her biologist husband to assist with...

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Thomas Clark

Thomas Clark, the photographer, worked as the Chief of Cultural and Natural Resources at Capitol Reef for thirteen years before moving on to Canyon de Chelly National Monument, where he worked as the Group Superintendent for Canyon de Chelly and...

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Kathryn Gabriel

A native of New Mexico, Kathryn Gabriel Loving has published seven books. These include (under Kathryn Gabriel): Roads to Center Place: A Cultural Atlas to Chaco Canyon and the Anasazi and Gambler Way: Indian Gaming in Mythology, History, and...

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Martin J. Smith

Martin J. Smith

Martin J. Smith, a veteran journalist and former senior editor of the Los Angeles Times Magazine, is the author of five crime novels and four previous nonfiction books. He has won more than fifty newspaper and magazine writing awards, and his...

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Jonny Barber

Jonny Barber is a performing artist, musician, actor, and author from Denver, Colorado. Musically, he is best-known for his rockabilly group Jonny Barber & The Rhythm Razors, and for his Elvis act performing as the Velvet Elvis. He earned the...

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Hiram Rogers

Hiram Rogers is the author of the bestselling Exploring the Black Hills and Badlands, as well as the books 50 Hikes in Kentucky and Backroad Bicycling in the Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains. He has also written about the outdoor recreation and...

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Kent Nelson

Kent Nelson has published four novels, six collections of short stories, and 156 stories in magazines. He has won the Colorado Book Award, the Reading the West Book Award, and the Drue Heinz Literature Prize. His stories have been anthologized in...

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