Sizemore, Deborah Lightfoot

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SIZEMORE, Deborah Lightfoot

SIZEMORE, Deborah Lightfoot. Also writes as D. J. Lightfoot. American, b. 1956. Genres: Science fiction/Fantasy, Children's non-fiction, History, Writing/Journalism, Biography. Career: Texas Agricultural Extension Service, College Station, writer, 1976-77; Abilene Reporter-News, Abilene, TX, copy editor, 1978; Motheral Printing Co., Fort Worth, TX, customer service representative, 1978-79; Graphic Arts Inc., Fort Worth, production coordinator, 1980-81; free-lance writer and editor, 1981-. Boy Scouts of America, National Publishing Division, writer, editor, 1981-, and acting associate director, 1991; Dairymen's Digest Magazine, contributing editor, 1981-89, 1995-97; Boys' Life magazine, acting associate editor, 1995. Tar- rant County Junior College, Northeast Campus, Hurst, TX, writing instructor, 1993. Publications: Your Future with the BSA: A Career Guide for Scouting Professionals, 1989; The LH7 Ranch In Houston's Shadow: The E.H. Marks' Legacy from Longhorns to the Salt Grass Trail, 1991; (as D.J. Lightfoot) Trail Fever: The Life of a Texas Cowboy (juvenile), 1992; (with S.W. Freese) A Century in the Works, 1994. Contributor to books and magazines. Address: PO Box 682, Crowley, TX 76036, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected];