Buy Books! Tinta Vox Holiday Offer!

All titles 30% off through 12/20! Choose from:
Taco Shop Poets – Sugar Skull Suenos
Bennie Herron – Greens
Leticia Hernandez – Mucha Muchacha (CD)
Tomas Riley – Post Chicano Stress Disorder

Bundle them all for $30 + shipping. email “I want to gift poesia” to for more details.


Bennie Herron’s “greens” now shipping!

Bennie Herron’s greens is now shipping without delay! Visit the Tinta Vox bookstore for more information on how to get your copy now!

Coming Soon: Greens, by Bennie Herron


The galleys just arrived! Bennie Herron’s greens available next week!

Free TSP e-Book Downloads

For a limited time the Taco Shop Poets Sugar Skull Sueños e-book is available for free download. The group and crew at Tinta Vox just ask that you let people know what you think once you’ve read it! Send us a link to your inspired blog post. Hit us with a note on Facebook. Write a thought provoking email to or post a comment on the feed here at the end of this posting. Let’s get this conversation started today! Go on and  Get Yours Here!


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TSP in Highland Park: A Performance Review

On Saturday, May 26th, three former members of the Taco Shop Poets reunited for their first reading together in more than 8 years. It was a magical sometimes emotional affair as the poets reflected on the group’s nearly 20 years of performances. One audience member took the opportunity to reflect on the event: Read On

Taco Shop Poets Today in Highland Park

The Taco Shop Poets have not staged a reading since 2004. Armed with a new chapbook and e-book from Tinta Vox Independent Books, three of the original members reunite for a one-off this afternoon 5/26 5:30 – 7:00 at Taqueria My Taco, 6300 York Blvd. Highland Park, CA 90042. Admission is free, but seating is limited. The Taco Shop Poets will have books for sale, but you can also visit our bookstore to request your copy. Hope to see you today!

Taco Shop Tardeada Reading 5/26

Three members of the original Taco Shop Poets will read Saturday, May 26th at Taqueria Mi Taco in Highland Park, Los Angeles (6300 York Blvd., 90042) Details in the flyer below…please join us!