Raised on horror films, she was fascinated by the paranormal from an early age. Growing up with an appreciation for film, her stories are influenced by Alfred Hitchcock and Peter Weir’s Picnic at Hanging Rock.
In recent years, she has experienced ghostly encounters at various haunted locations, including Monte Cristo Homestead and Q Station in Sydney.
She has worked within the New South Wales Police Service and TAFE NSW and has a degree in Communications Studies. Debbie is a member of Romance Writers of Australia and Sisters in Crime Australia.
When not writing, Debbie enjoys reading, going for long walks, listening to music, playing puzzle games, and watching too much television.
She lives in country New South Wales with her husband, two children, and a dog named Fox.