Close up of Nevada Writers Hall of Fame medal and Silver Pen.

Teresa Jordan

1996 Silver Pen Awardee


Teresa Jordan works include the memoir Riding the White Horse Home and two illustrated journals, Field Notes from Yosemite: Apprentice to Place and Field Notes from the Grand Canyon: Raging River, Quiet Mind. The recipient of several awards including a literary fellowship from the National Endowment of the Arts and the Western Heritage Award from the Cowboy Hall of Fame, Teresa lives in a historic pecan orchard in southern Utah where she and Hal raise a small band of Navajo Churro sheep.