Erick Sáenz is a first generation Latinx writer and High School English teacher from Los Angeles, California. He is the founding editor of  Lilac Press , a small DIY imprint. In addition to self-publishing several chapbooks and zines, his writing can be found  online . His first book of poetry, SUSURROS A MI PADRE, was released by The Operating System in 2018. [photo credit: Jeannette Gutierrez]

Erick Sáenz is a first generation Latinx writer and High School English teacher from Los Angeles, California. He is the founding editor of Lilac Press, a small DIY imprint. In addition to self-publishing several chapbooks and zines, his writing can be found online. His first book of poetry, SUSURROS A MI PADRE, was released by The Operating System in 2018. [photo credit: Jeannette Gutierrez]