Author: Wendy C Ortiz

About Author Have you ever come across a book that leaves you captivated from start to finish? Well, if you haven't yet, then you definitely need to discover the remarkable talent of Wendy C. Ortiz. Wendy is an extraordinary author who has taken the literary world by storm with her breathtaking and soul-stirring works. With titles like Excavation: A Memoir, Hollywood Notebook, and the dreamoir Bruja, Wendy's writing captures the essence of human experiences, weaving them into powerful narratives that resonate deep within our hearts. Her ability to effortlessly blend personal storytelling with mesmerizing prose is what sets her apart as a writer. Recognizing her exceptional talent, Bustle named Wendy one of "9 Women Writers Who Are Breaking New Nonfiction Territory" in 2016. This accolade is a testament to her unique and innovative approach to nonfiction writing. Her work has also been featured in prestigious publications such as the Los Angeles Times, The Rumpus, the Los Angeles Review of Books, and the National Book Critics Circle Small Press Spotlight blog. Wendy's writing prowess knows no bounds, as she has also graced the pages of The New York Times, FENCE, and Joyland. Additionally, she embarked on a year-long series at McSweeney's Internet Tendency, further cementing her status as a prolific and versatile writer. Residing in the vibrant city of Los Angeles, Wendy draws inspiration from her surroundings, infusing her writing with the rich cultural tapestry that makes the city so unique. Her narratives paint vivid pictures of life in LA, whisking readers away on a literary adventure they won't soon forget. If you're ready to dive into the world of Wendy C. Ortiz, head over to her website at There, you'll find a treasure trove of her work, each piece carefully crafted to leave a lasting impression. And for even more exclusive content, don't forget to subscribe to her Substack Mommy's El Camino at So, what are you waiting for? Immerse yourself in the enchanting words of Wendy C. Ortiz and get ready to be transported to a world of pure literary magic.