Debra Hughes is the author of Albuquerque In Our Time: 30 Voices, 300 Years, and she is currently working on a novel. Her fiction has appeared in the anthologies Tierra: Contemporary Short Fiction of New Mexico and Walking the Twilight: Women Writers of the Southwest and in New Letters, Blue Mesa Review, and New Mexico Humanities Review.
A native of New Mexico, Debra's writing on the region was awarded an International Regional Magazine Award. Other publications include Narrative Magazine, Huffington Post, The Writer’s Harbrace Handbook, New Mexico Magazine, and the Dallas Times-Herald. Her website is www.debrahughes.com.