Lauryn Nesbitt teaches creative writing workshops at Writopia Lab DC. She is a writer and poet who has performed on stages including the University of California at Berkeley, BusBoys and Poets, Nuyorican Poets Café, and the Kennedy Center. Lauryn has received national attention for her tribute poems and performances for the legendary Smokey Robinson and Patti LaBelle. After receiving her B.A. in Creative Writing and Literature from Santa Fe University of Art and Design in 2018, Lauryn dedicated her life to her love of language and advocating for the youth in her community.