Angela Decker lives in Ashland. Her poems have appeared in The Jefferson Monthly, Comstock Review, Hip Mama, Wisconsin Review, and others. She is the mother of two energetic and talented boys. When they are sleeping, she writes a column for the local newspaper.
Recognizing the need for poetry in our lives, the Oregon Poetic Voices Project (OPV) is 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