Deborah Ann Percy
Deborah Ann Percy, who lives in Kalamazoo and South Haven, MI, earned the MFA in Creative Writing at Western Michigan University. Her chapbook of short fiction, Cool Front, appeared in 2010 from March Street Press, and a full-length collection, Invisible Traffic, is forthcoming in Fall 2014 from One Wet Shoe Press. Her plays, and those written in collaboration with her husband, Arnold Johnston, have won awards, publication, and production nationwide. Their books include the plays Rasputin in New York and Beyond Sex, and (with Dona Roşu) translations of Romanian playwright Hristache Popescu’s Night of the Passions, Sons of Cain, and the Epilogue. They have edited a collection entitled The Art of the One Act (New Issues Press); and a collection of their own one-acts, Duets: Love Is Strange (March Street Press), appeared in 2008. Ms. Percy is a member of the Dramatists Guild, the Playwrights’ Center, and the American Literary Translators Association.