About Rita


Rita Williams came of age in the cold and rugged mountain terrain of Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

Rita Williams is the author of If the Creek Don’t Rise.  Her work has appeared in Drinking Diaries: Women Serve Their Stories Straight UP, Best Food Writing for 2007, The Los Angeles Times, O, The Oprah Magazine, O at Home, Saveur, The Utne Reader and Fins and Feathers.  A contributing editor to the Los Angeles Review of Books, she is currently working on a novel, “Hammered”.  She is also a member of the USA TV Writer’s Room on the “Queen of the South” scheduled to debut March, 2016.