Alfonso Santillana

Alfonso Santillana was born in Lima, Peru, in the Spring of 1982. This is his second collection of poems, and his first in English. He is currently pursuing his B.A. in Law and Political Science. He is married and resides in Miami, Florida.

Vox Populi

A pencil scratches this paper with periods and dashes. But a dash and a period so short and sudden, their charcoal soul can hardly...


Be kind, the war has ended. This world of sound and light; this double mirrored life, this biased reality wouldn't be without us. Step outside your perception, surf the copper...

Invisible Walls

Invisible walls corral each verse, hallways built out of concepts and beliefs. No clear-cut lies; no truthful pilasters. An egocentric life overlook; constricts my...