Skip to main content

Deborah Akers

Deborah Akers is the author of a collection of poems, backward pilgrim (I-Beam Books, 2013). Her poems have appeared in many journals, including The Beloit Poetry Review, Chicago Review, Yellow Silk, Hubbub, Voiceweavers , and Writers Almanac , and she has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Deborah and her husband live in the green embrace of Portland, Oregon. She makes her living as an educational editor and writer.