Moriah Rivera-Lawrence

Poet - Writer - Speaker

With five years of writing experience under their belt, Rivera-Lawrence has been published as a part of "2018 Poetry & Short Story Anthology - Oregon Writers Edition" and is always adding more to publications online such as Weeds and Wildflowers and Politics: Fast and Slow. Rivera-Lawrence is able to work with a variety of publications, including experience with newspapers like The Commuter and The Corvallis Advocate

A strong public speaker at heart, Moriah stays in touch with Linn-Benton Community College's Civil Discourse Club and has spoken in multiple events including being invited to speak at their first-ever Braver Angels debate covering the Portland, Oregon civil rights protests in October 2020. Combining these speaking skills with video editing knowledge, Rivera-Lawrence has also launched a YouTube channel featuring short spoken word films.