Robin Cedar is a Lews & Clark College graduate of 2011, where she studied English. She was born in Washington and her poetry is deeply influenced by the Pacific Northwest and its culture, as well as the power and issues of family and identity.
Recognizing the need for poetry in our lives, the Oregon Poetic Voices Project (OPV) has begun to create a comprehensive digital archive of poetry readings that will complement existing print collections of poetry across the state.
"We each carry lines of poetry with us. Words that others have written float back to us and stay with us, indelibly. We clutch these "life lines" like totems, repeat them as mantras, and summon them for comfort and laughter."
-Academy of American Poets