Más de 100 días sin Gabo

Hace ya más de 100 días que nos dejó Gabriel García Márquez, el Premio Nobel de Literatura que además fue uno de los más grandes periodistas contemporáneos. 502 more words



“He allowed himself to be swayed by his conviction that human beings are not born once and for all on the day their mothers give birth to them, but that life obliges them over and over again to give birth to themselves.” 11 more words


Top Ten Tuesday - Most Owned Authors

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created over at The Broke and the Bookish and this week the theme is the top ten authors I own the most books from. 675 more words

Chuck Palahniuk

The Gotcha

I make no bones about it – Gabriel Garcia Marquez is my favorite writer and One Hundred Years of Solitude is my favorite book. I have returned to it many times over the years, getting lost in its magic again and again. 293 more words


Yellow Butterflies

“Me siento extranjero en todas partes, menos en el Caribe.” – Gabriel Garcia Marquez
“I feel like a foreigner everywhere, except in the Carribbean.”

I swung the glass doors of the Museo del Caribe outward towards the humid air, with the sounds of drums and 

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On Fiction

‘Fiction was invented the day Jonas arrived home and told his wife that he was three days late because he had been swallowed by a whale.’

- Gabriel Garcia Marquez


Gabriel García Márquez, 'Love in the Time of Cholera'

Márquez’s historical novel Love in the Time of Cholera douses his readership in Caribbean heat and sensuality, exploring the lives of three individuals who gradually become inextricably bound together. 398 more words

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