Erick Sáenz is a latinx writer from Los Angeles currently living in San Jose. He is the founding editor of Lilac Press, a small DIY imprint that releases limited-run chapbooks. He was previously a contributing editor for the online magazine Cheers from the Wasteland. In addition to self-publishing several zines, his writing can be found online. His first book, "Susurros a mi padre," was released by The Operating System in 2018.