Dee Allen. An African-Italian performance poet based in Oakland, California. He's been active in creative writing & Spoken Word since the early 1990s. He's the author of 7 books--Boneyard, Unwritten Law, Stormwater, Skeletal Black [all from POOR Press], Elohi Unitsi [Conviction 2 Change Publishing], and coming in February 2022, Rusty Gallows: Passages Against Hate [Vagabond Books] and Plans [Nomadic Press]—and 42 anthology appearances under his figurative belt so far. He recommends Save the Redwoods League, 350, POOR Magazine, and Color of Change.