Cover Photo: Still from  the original Twin Peaks
Still from the original Twin Peaks

The Mystery of the Woods: Twin Peaks and the Pacific Northwest

“Twin Peaks did much to define the image of the Pacific Northwest in the popular imagination.”

Twin Peaks

Twin PeaksTwilight

The Sopranos

Twin Peaks I believe this town out in the woods, in lumber country, in Seattle.

EraserheadBlue VelvetTwin Peaks

Twin PeaksThe X-FilesTwin PeaksThe X-Files

The X-Files

The X-FilesThe X-Files: Fight the Future

Mulholland Drive

Twin Peaks

Adam Fleming Petty is the author of the novella Followers. His work has appeared in Electric Literature, the Los Angeles Review of Books and the Paris Review Daily. He lives in Indianapolis with his wife and two daughters.