Welcome to the official website of Vallejo Poet Laureate D.L. Lang.

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To find out which events I’ll be reading at next, please visit the readings section.

Want me to come share a poem at your event?  Please contact me at poetryebook@gmail.com

My books are available at Benicia Bookshop, Vallejo Bookstore, and amazon.com

If you are a fellow Solano County poet, please check out our resource page.

If you are a poet connected to the Vallejo poetry scene, please consider submitting to the chapbook.


D.L. Lang is the current Poet Laureate of Vallejo, California. She is the author of ten books, and one spoken word album. Her poems have been published in the Benicia Herald, Jewish Journal, Poets Are Heroes Magazine, the Benicia First Tuesday Poets anthology Light & Shadow, and in A Poet’s Siddur: Friday Evening Liturgy through the Eyes of Poets. Lang has been a featured act at several events including the Vallejo Man March, Unity Day, Solidarity with Charlottesville, Vallejo’s Families Belong Together rally, and International Peace Day. She is also a regular at Poetry by the Bay and leads the Poetry in Notion poetry circle. She has won ribbons and rosettes at the Alameda, Marin, San Mateo, and Solano County Fairs. Her poems have been transformed into songs, liturgy, and used as a means to advocate for causes.