William deBuys

William deBuys is the author of six books, including Enchantment and Exploitation: The Life and Hard Times of a New Mexico Mountain Range and River of Traps: A New Mexico Mountain Life, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 1991. His most recent book, The Walk, from which “Errands in the Forest” is excerpted, is set in the same remote valley as River of Traps.