Deborah Sherman is a writer, photographer, gardener, ex-techie, general fixer, and consummate cat-freak from Oakland, California. She received her MFA in Creative Writing from Mills College where she served as Editor of the graduate English Department’s literary journal, 580 Split. Deborah’s thesis garnered the Amanda Davis Thesis in Fiction Prize Honorable Mention.

She is currently writing from Delray Beach, Florida, where she and her husband recently relocated. She’s become a ukulele aficianado and mango fanatic. Her micro love story “The Fling” was included in the 2018 anthology Short on Sugar, High on Honey published by Flash: The International Short Short Story Press. Her writing has been supported by the 2019 Napa Valley Writers Conference and 2021 Sewanee Writers Conference.