David Diaz

David Diaz is a writer and educator living in Los Angeles, who holds an MFA from CSU Long Beach. His poetry has been published by Tia Chucha Press, San Pedro River Review, Querencia Press, and Tiny Splendor, and his freelance journalism can be found in Locale Magazine and L.A. Taco

Articles

  • Velcro Shoes and Moons Over My Hammy

    Velcro Shoes and Moons Over My Hammy

    David Diaz is ready to say “WTF is up, Denny’s?!” after watching Ceremony play their classic 2010 LP “Rohnert Park” live at the Hollywood Palladium.

    • Faded Tees and Toothless Grins

      Faded Tees and Toothless Grins

      David Diaz dreams of one day telling his grandchildren about the hardcore punk show from his porch on the outskirts of town.

      • That’s a Wrap

        That’s a Wrap

        David Diaz follows legendary LA punk band Graf Orlock to the ends of the earth (well, only to Anaheim—but still).

        • Crown Jewel

          Crown Jewel

          David Diaz time-travels to a special moment in New York history, finding it as vibrant now as it was then.

          • When You Want Inclusivity, Ask a Punk

            When You Want Inclusivity, Ask a Punk

            LIFE SUXX HARDCORE FUCKS VOL. 6 featuring NÜTT and BIG TECH, Bad Dogg Compound, South Los Angeles, September 30, 2023. As essential as Dodgers...