D. L. Lang served as the poet laureate of Vallejo, California (2017-2019). Her work has also appeared in the Jewish Journal of Los Angeles, on ReformJudaism.org and in many anthologies around the world. She has performed hundreds of times since 2015 at protest rallies, county fairs, and literary events. She is the author of 13 books of poetry and the editor of Verses, Voices, and Visions of Vallejo. You can find her online at poetryebook.com.