Sergio Ortiz


Death continued to haunt him,
sniffing his pants without
deciding to give him
the final blow. However,
he looked as if he could
understand the other side
while maintaining a grip
on everyday life, until the
world got sad forever.


Sergio Ortiz is a retired educator, poet, painter, and photographer. He has a B.A. in English literature, and a M.A. in philosophy. Flutter Press released his debut chapbook, At the Tail End of Dusk, in October of 2009. Ronin Press released his second chapbook: topography of a desire, in May of 2010. Avantacular Press released his first photographic chapbook: The Sugarcane Harvest, May 2010. He is a three-time nominee for the 2010 and 2011 Sundress Best of the Web Anthology and a 2010 Pushcart nominee.