HFF June Author - Amber Decker

Amber Decker is the author of the author of 3 full-length poetry collections, including the small press critically lauded INEVITABLE WRECKAGE from Black Metal Press. She will be presenting her poetry, new and selected, with commentary relating to the timeless themes of home, love, and grief.

Decker grew up and still resides in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia where she makes her daily living as a licensed massage therapist and Jikiden Reiki practitioner. She was the recipient of LA's Cultural Weekly 2015 Jack Grapes Poetry Prize and has performed her poems in coffee shops, bars, laundromats, art galleries, cemeteries, and other curious venues all across the USA.