Rodney Williams

Rodney Williams is a writer, chef, innkeeper, and POPS The Club board member who lives in Idyllwild, California. He’s currently finishing up a memoir, tentatively titled Outrunning Fire, which this piece is excerpted and adapted from. 

Stories By Rodney Williams

My Brother Burned Our House Down—and Now I Understand Why

Years of drug addiction, mental illness and incarceration sent my sibling over the edge. A decade later, when I spent a night in jail myself, I finally saw what lit his fire.