Deborah Harvey is a poet and novelist. Her three poetry collections, Communion (2011), Map Reading for Beginners (2014), and Breadcrumbs (2016), are published by Indigo Dreams, while her historical novel, Dart, appeared under their Tamar Books imprint in 2013. Her fourth collection, The Shadow Factory, will be published in 2019.
Deborah runs workshops and read at many poetry festivals. Her poems have been widely published, and broadcast on Radio 4’s Poetry Please. Amongst her prizes are the 2010 Wells International Poetry Competition, 2011 Dor Kemmyn Poetry Prize, the 2012 Pre-Raphaelite Society Poetry Prize, the 2013 Buzzwords (Gloucestershire) Prize, and the 2016 Well Festival of Literature Hilly Cansdale Prize.
Deborah is co-director of the Leaping Word poetry consultancy.