Deborah Leipziger is a poet, author, advisor on sustainability and mother of three daughters. Her chapbook, Flower Map, was published by Finishing Line Press (2013). Two of her poems have been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Born in Brazil, Ms. Leipziger is the author of several books on sustainability and human rights, some of which have been translated into Chinese, Korean, and Portuguese. Her poems have been published in the UK, US, Canada, Mexico, Israel and the Netherlands, in such magazines and journals as Nixes Mate Review, Soul-Lit, Salamander, Lily Poetry Review, and Revista Cardenal. She is the co-founder of Soul-Lit, an on-line poetry magazine.