Charlotte L. Raymond



is a Melbourne poet who uses poetry to explore identity. Recently publishing her first collection of works ‘The Melanin Monologues' – A Charlotte’s Web’, her work focuses on the intersections of identity, the integration of culture, and the emotions that manifest in presenting as a queer woman of colour. She has featured at Mother Tongue, Griffin Speak, Girls on Key and is three time winner of Slamalamadingdong. She has performed at the Melbourne Poetry and Spoken Word Festival, Emerging Writers’ Festival and Melbourne Writers Festival.

Charlotte’s work has featured in DJed Press and she has been a support act for One Thousand Promises and Arielle Cottingham. She was recently published by the Federation for Ethnic Communities Council of Australia.

Join Charlotte at Unraveling Ascensão.