Robin Beth Schaer's first book,Shipbreaking, won the 2014 Robert Dana-Anhinga Prize for Poetry and will be published in 2015 by Anhinga Press. She has received fellowships from Yaddo, Djerassi, Saltonstall, and Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. Her work has appeared in Tin House, Prairie Schooner, and Slice, among others. She teaches writing at Cooper Union and The New School in New York City, and worked as a deckhand aboard the Tall Ship Bounty, a 180-foot full-rigged ship lost in Hurricane Sandy.
Shipbreaking will be released in Aug. 20, 2015.
Read more about Robin and find samples of her work at robinbethschaer.com.