HOWARD RICHARD DEBS
Howard Richard Debs received a University of Colorado Poetry Prize at age 19. After spending the past fifty years in the field of communications, with recognitions including a Distinguished Achievement Award from the Educational Press Association of America, he resumed his creative pursuits. Finalist and recipient of the 28th Annual 2015 Anna Davidson Rosenberg Poetry Awards, his work appears internationally in numerous publications such as Yellow Chair Review, Silver Birch Press, China Grove, Scarlet Leaf Review, the Clear Poetry 2015 Anthology, among others. His photography will be found in select publications, including in Rattle online as "Ekphrastic Challenge" artist and guest editor.