Tell Me a Story

by PJ Ortiz Luis

The online portfolio of Pacifico "PJ" Ortiz Luis, a storyteller utilizing different mediums of art including film photography, dance, and performance poetry.

My Return to Spoken Word

its been a while.  for reasons i won't get into at this moment, i stopped writing a few years ago....but now i am trying to get back into the medium of performance poetry.  this is my set from this past week.  to get a good reference of my commentary, the emcee introduced me with the following narrative:

Having been stranded on a deserted island for 3 years with no form of entertainment, PJ Ortiz Luis resorted to writing haikus in the sand and reading them out loud to scare off the winged boar-like creature that haunted his campsite at night.  Tonight, he will be reading two of those poems...

[if the video doesn't work, blame facebook]