About the founder
The change we seek starts with you and me.
Valiant Scribe is the brainchild of Debra Ayis, an award-winning author and poet.
Debra Ayis has been a published poet since the year 2005. Since first being recognized, she has been published in several anthologies, magazines, etcetera in many countries. She has won 9 awards and has published three collections of poetry.
She has also been invited by organizations, groups, and schools to give talks on poetry and creative writing and is a regular volunteer contributor to Our Daily Bread’s youth branch YMI (Why am I?).
She is also an Advisory Board Member for RenewToday, which works at the nexus of faith, social enterprise, and philanthropy. The organization houses: WeDeliverPeriod, Brooklyn By Faith, and WeWriteLife.
July 28th, 2019 - The 9th Annual New York City Poetry Festival at Governors Island
July 16th, 2019 - Episode 2.3: Debra Ayis on the podcast 'Unsuitable with Mary B. Safrit'
May 28th, 2019 - Redeemer Writers Annual Spring Reading, New York City
December 12th, 2018 - Redeemer Writers Winter Reading, New York City
October 24th, 2018 - Poetry at the Players, New York City
October 5th, 2018 - Wedeliverperiod. Concert at Repair the World New York City
July 28th, 2018 - The 8th Annual New York City Poetry Festival at Governors Island