Lee Harrington joined Aspen Words as a Writer in Residence in 2014. She is an award winning author and musician based in New York City. Her memoir, Rex and the City: True Tales of a Rescue Dog Who Rescued a Relationship, is hailed as the “best human with dog memoir you’ll ever read.” Her essays have appeared in Salon, Poets and Writers, Huffington Post, and Bark. Lee is also a singer in various rock bands and teaches creative writing at New York University.