"Each ghost holds its breath. they form a circle in the night, relieved at last of longing."
— Debra Bokur
Who is Debra?
World traveler. Hard-core tea drinker. Editor, author, poet, journalist, filmmaker. Fan of wild things, airships, new places. Makes a mean apple cake.
Latitude and longitude
Blogs and dispatches from the long and winding road.
Get In Touch
How to reach me on the road, or at my base in the Colorado Rocky Mountains.
What I've been up to
Articles. Literary Commissions. Illustrations. Etcetera...
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Recent magazine assignments have taken me to Austria, Denmark and Sweden, along with an international press excursion to Switzerland.
I was honored to receive a 2015 Lowell Thomas Award in travel journalism for one of my Global Traveler Magazine features.
Commissioned to write original essays for the packaging of ten flavors of Celestial Seasonings Teas, including the flagship flavor, Sleepytime.
Two literary novels in the works, plus a whimsical graphic novel based on illustrations I created for national publications including Fit Yoga Magazine.
Germany's Castle Eltz rising above the Moselle River. Ancient monuments in Rome. A winding pathway between sparkling Lake Geneva and the vineyards in Lavaux, Switzerland. New favorite places presented as features in national publications.