Deborah Crooks



I've written about arts, culture, fitness and lifestyle for publications, private clients, sites and the stage, including Common Ground, No Depression, The Sun, The Pacific Sun, Kitchen Sink, VeloNews, Yoga Journal and Deborah Slater Dance Theater. I'm also available for freelance projects including providing web copy and bio writing for other creatives.  Please email deborahRCrooks @ for more information. Links to samples of my work:

No Depression

Corresponding for ND writing music reviews and interviews.

A Yogini in New York

Essay in "Bare Your Soul: The Thinking Girl's Guide to Enlightenment" (Seal Press) about being in New York during 2001

Bird in the Tree

My blog about living the artist's life in SF.

 Interview with Olympian Rebecca Twigg 

Interview published in Bicycle Racing in the Modern Era (Velo Press)

Deborah Slater Dance Theater

Source text and poetry for DSDT ( productions:

“Private Life” (2011 - 2014)

"Furniture Dances" (2007)

"Trio: In the Space Between" (2006)

"Survival of the Fit Enough" (2004)


Also playing with putting things up on Medium on occasion: