Wanderings is a chapbook featuring a small sampling of poetry previously published in D.L. Lang’s full length poetry collections. D.L Lang served as the 2017-2019 Poet Laureate of Vallejo, California. It includes award-winning poems that have received ribbons or rosettes at county fairs. It contains poems inspired by Oklahoma, the San Francisco Bay Area, Judaism, and a few of her other favorites selected from her first 9 volumes of poetry.
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About the Author
D.L. Lang served as Poet Laureate of Vallejo, California (2017-2019). She is the author of Tea & Sprockets, Abundant Sparks & Personal Archeology, Look Ma! No Hands!, Poet Loiterer, Id Biscuits, Barefoot in the Sanctuary, Armor Against The Dawn, Dragonfly Tomorrows & Dog-eared Yesterdays, Resting on My Laurels, The Cafe of Dreams, and Midnight Strike. She has also released a chapbook compilation entitled Wanderings, a Jewish poetry compilation entitled Paradise Collectors, and her debut spoken word album entitled Happy Accidents, and is the editor of Voices, Verses & Visions of Vallejo.
Her poetry has also been published in the Benicia Herald, Poets Are Heroes Magazine, ReformJudaism.org, Poetry Expressed, Frost Meadow Review, and the Jewish Journal of Los Angeles. Her poetry has been anthologized in A Poet’s Siddur (Ain’t Got No Press, 2017), Light & Shadow (Benicia Literary Arts, 2018), Marin Poetry Center Anthology, Vol. 21 (2018), and Verses, Voices & Visions of Vallejo (2019).
Lang has been a featured act at numerous events in Vallejo and poetry shows around California, performing hundreds of times since 2015. Her writings are a blend of memory, history, imagination, reality, politics, and spirituality. She has won 36 ribbons for poetry from area county fairs. Her poems have been transformed into songs, Jewish liturgy, and used as a means to advocate for peace and justice.