ThePoet Darkling


Limestone, TN
Tennessee US

Author's Bio

The Poet Darkling is a poet, lyricist, author, and freelance writer. She holds a BA in Creative Writing with a concentration in poetry and a minor in professional writing from Southern New Hampshire University, where she also earned her MA in English and Creative Writing with a concentration in poetry. The Poet Darkling is also a proud member of the Sigma Tau Delta (Alpha Pi Psi chapter) and Alpha Sigma Lambda (Sigma Psi chapter) honor societies. When she is not writing or plotting her bid for Poet Laureate of the United States, The Poet enjoys talking to herself, wandering around aimlessly and poking dead critters with sticks.

Publications & Prizes

Journals: ,
The Penmen Review

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Toni Morrison, Diane di Prima, Maya Angelou, Charles Bukowski, Robert Creeley, David Lewis Paget, Robert Blackwell, Mary Oliver, Edgar Allan Poe

More Information

Gives readings: 
Travels for readings: 
Identifies as: 
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Any, At Risk Youth, Disability, Homelessness, Incarcerated individuals, LGBTQ, Mental Health, Women
Born in: 
Chicago, IL
Raised in: 
Chicago, IL
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Last update: Mar 03, 2020