Ana Areylys Cruz Cabrera

Poet, author, spoken word artist and songwriter.


A resident of Cranston, RI, Ana Arelys holds a Bachelors Degree of Arts in Biology from Rhode Island College and she is a Registered Sleep Technologist and a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist.
Ana is also an accomplished author, and in 2013, as a recognition of for her poetic work was invited to be the Keynote Speaker at the 2013 Dominican Independence and Heritage Award of Rhode Island. In 2014, she was distinguished for her community leadership role and contribution to the literature through her poems by the Latina Leadership Institute. She is a very passionate declaimer capable of transmitting her feelings to the audience.

In 2017, Ms. Cruz Cabrera was selected as one of the finalist for the position of RI State Poet. Her work, “The Bay” was published in the first anthology of the Association of Rhode Island Author “Shoreline.”