Jill Milton, a longtime resident of Cortes Island, knew Gilean Douglas for the last 20 years of Douglas's life. Although 50 years separated them, they were good friends, and Douglas named Milton her literary executor. Douglas requested in her will that her Literary Executor work to bring her writing back into print, and Milton feels honoured to help carry out that task.
Titles by the Author
Writing Nature, Finding Home
with Andrea Lebowitz
This book is at once a collection of some of the best writings of Gilean Douglas and a fascinating biography. Included are texts never before published, along with some of the best writing from each phase of her career as poet, nature writer, and journalist. Abundantly illustrated with Douglas's own photographs.