Clea Roberts lives in Whitehorse, Yukon on the Takhini River.
Her poetry has been translated and published internationally and has been nominated for the League of Canadian Poets Gerald Lampert Award, the ReLit Award and a National Magazine Award. She has received fellowships from the Banff Centre for the Arts, the Canada Council for the Arts, the Atlantic Centre for the Arts, Vermont Studio Centre and is a five time recipient of the Yukon Advanced Artist Award.
Clea facilitates a poetry and grief workshop through Hospice Yukon. She also works in screenplay and fiction.