Debra Goelz is a refugee from Hollywood. She served for ten years as an executive for such companies as Universal Pictures and Jim Henson Productions. She puppeteered a chicken for the closing scene in Muppet Treasure Island. Her short story My Love God Went to Hawaii and all I Got Was This Lousy Papaya was published in Once Upon Now by Simon & Schuster in October 2016.
Her story Redirection, was published in Imagines: Celebrity Encounters Starring You by Simon & Schuster in April 2016. Debra is a Wattpad Star and winner of a 2014 Watty for Mermaids and the Vampires Who Love Them. She lives in a magical redwood forest.