Darryl Lorenzo Wellington

Acclaimed and nationally published journalist, syndicated columnist, playwright, poet, and artist

Darryl Lorenzo Wellington has spent over 20 years as a journalist, syndicated columnist, playwright, poet, surrealist, and performance artist. His essays on poverty, economic justice, race relations, African American history, civil rights history, and post-Katrina New Orleans have appeared in The NationThe GuardianThe ProgressiveChristian Science MonitorThe AtlanticDissentCrisis (NAACP’s magazine), and many more. His poetry chapbook Life’s Prisoners was recently published by Flowstone Press in 2017. He has appeared as a guest on the Tavis Smiley radio show and is currently a writing fellow at the Center for Community Change in Washington, D.C..

Click to read his article Horror Stories written for the Santa Fe Reporter in January 2015.