Maker of songs, poems, drum circles

and an occasional book review.


Roberta Schultz, MA, BA and Rank I in Education, is a singer songwriter and poet from Wilder, KY. She performs regionally with critically acclaimed Raison D’Etre, a women’s harmony trio specializing in swing harmonies, cowboy anthems, and American music. Raison D’Etre has 9 recordings and one concert DVD to their credit. The group is featured in Kentucky’s Performing Arts Roster. 

As a solo performer, Roberta is included on arts rosters in both Kentucky and Ohio.  She is a Trained HealthRhythms Facilitator with over a decade’s experience leading wellness drum circles for seniors, veterans, recovery treatment centers, and schools. 

Like an original “bard,” Roberta Schultz is both singer songwriter and poet.   Her work has appeared in Pine Mountain Sand & Gravel, Still: the Journal, Motif, Kudzu, The Notebook and other anthologies. Her two chapbooks, Outposts on the Border of Longing(2014) and Songs from the Shaper’s Harp(2017) are published by Finishing Line Press. A new chapbook has been accepted for 2020.

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