About

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Crystal Salas is a 2016 Fellow for the Kenyon Review Young Writers Workshop and has been named one of “40 Poets To Watch Under 40” by the Ventura County Arts Council. Her work has appeared in The Acentos Review, YAY! LA Magazine, Da Poetry Lounge blog, The Moorpark Review, Chinquapin, as well as in True Focus Theater’s original stage productions: Cat Fight and Life, Death & the Middle. Currently, she teaches high school English and coaches a kickass, award-winning, youth slam poetry team in Los Angeles.

Learn more about the Youth Slam Team here:

https://www.poets4progress.org 

Sometimes, she runs a show called Poetry Solves Problems. Learn more about it here:

https://www.poetrysolvesproblems.com