Originally from Ohio, Debra has lived in Tennessee, just outside Memphis for the past fifteen years. She has lived in six states and traveled far, setting foot in thirteen countries. Her experience includes work as an independent travel consultant, city recycling coordinator, bank head teller, selling advertising for a weekly newspaper, and as a dance instructor. Ms. Parmley holds a BA in English from Marywood University in Scranton, PA.
Debra's western historical romance novels have been called gritty and unflinching. Her first, A Desperate Journey, was an American Title II manuscript. Desert Breeze Publishing published her second western historical romance, Dangerous Ties.
Her first contemporary romance, Aboard the Wishing Star, is set on a cruise ship sailing the Caribbean.
Trapping the Butterfly, a historical romance set in Hot Springs, AR during the 1920's will be available April 2013.
Debra has always dreamed of sharing her stories with readers all over the world. It is with infinite love and gratitude that she gives thanks to her publishing family and to her readers for helping her to fulfill her dreams. One of her greatest joys is to hear from her readers.