Debra had worked for years as a news reporter for daily, weekly and monthly print publications, when she started to combine her passion for writing with her love for the arts/entertainment. Over more than two decades, her work has been published in Parade.com, Family Circle, Cosmopolitan, Direct TV Guide, Philadelphia Style, Philadelphia Life, South Jersey, Orlando Family, digital publications, and more. She has contributed to two volumes of Chicken Soup for the Soul and has written extensively on autism, special needs parenting, and spreading acceptance for children with autism. Debra is a member of the American Theatre Critics Association, the Motion Picture Association of America and the American Society of Journalists and Authors.
Debra’s three day workshop will focus on magazine writing, and she’ll share the tricks and tips she has learned over a lifetime of writing.
The 2019 Philadelphia Writers’ Conference will be held on June 7 – 9, 2019 at the Wyndham Hotel at 4th and Arch Street in Old City Philadelphia. Registration for the conference will open in early 2019.
Watch this space for additional announcements and information on registration, contests, and more!