Darryl Lorenzo Wellington is a poet, playwright, performance artist, essayist and a Communications Fellow at Community Change His work appears in Dissent, The Nation, The Progressive, The Washington Post, The Crisis (which is the official NAACP publication,) The Christian Science Monitor, The Progressive, The Common Review, Boston Review, ABZ Magazine, Drum Voices, The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education N+1, amongst others. His poetry chapbook Life’s Prisoners received the 2017 Turtle Island Quarterly Chapbook Award, and his first full-length collection, Psalms at the Present Time, .is forthcoming in November, 2021.Darryl Lorenzo Wellington is the 6th Poet Laureate of Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Pronouns: He, Him

Favorite Community Change Pieces:

https://changewire.org/schools-arent-teaching-critical-race-theory-but-i-wish-they-would/

https://changewire.org/ive-been-marching-with-blm-for-seven-years-it-is-a-nonviolent-movement/

https://changewire.org/americans-are-ready-to-make-housing-for-all-a-reality/

Twitter: @darrylwellingto