Chelsea Palermo is a poet, artist, and musician. Palermo hosts a wide range of arts events through the Ministry of Artistic Intent, most recently including the Underground Poets of Asbury Underground. Palermo’s poems have taken shelter in various publications. She reads widely in the NJ poetry scene. In 2013, Palermo was nominated for Asbury Park Poet Laureate. She holds an MFA in Poetry from Drew University. Palermo is a writing and poetry instructor.