Deborah Hamilton-Lynne has been in love with words her entire life. A published writer and syndicated columnist for more than three decades, she is the executive editor of Austin Woman and Austin Man magazines. Hamilton-Lynne is also a produced playwright and author. She is active in the arts and non-profit communities having served as chairman of the advisory board for Texas Writers’ Month, and on the boards of Sharir Dance Company, Blue Lapis Light Dance Company, Scriptworks, the Texas Book Festival, the Eanes Education Foundation and Women in Jazz. She arrived in Austin- the city of her heart- nineteen years ago and hopes never to leave.