Winner 2017 Moritz Thomsen Peace Corps Experience Award!
Co-author with Dr. Martín Almada of Journey to the Heart of the Condor: Love, Loss, and Survival in a South American Dictatorship (Tucson: Casa Satori, February 2016) Winner 2017 Moritz Thomsen Peace Corps Experience Award given by Peace Corps Writers Available at Amazon (paper and Kindle) and barnesandnoble.com (paper)
Journey to the Heart of the Condor
From 1975 to 1977, Emily Creigh was a Peace Corps volunteer in Paraguay. During that time, Dr. Martín Almada was falsely imprisoned and tortured by the Stroessner dictatorship as an “enemy of the state.”
Four decades later, their compelling stories are woven together in this inspiring tale of patriotism, sacrifice, and redemption in the heart of Operation Condor, the US-backed South American political repression campaign.
How Can I Keep from Writing?
By now you’ve surely heard about the Recycled Orchestra from Paraguay—it’s been featured on a number of TV and radio... come on in