Was it love or not?

A quote from Love in the Time of Cholera, by Gabriel García Márquez:

She could not conceive of a husband better than hers had beed, and yet when she recalled their life she found more difficulties than pleasures, too many mutual misunderstandings, useless arguments, unresolved angers.

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Magic Books

I missed Write or Die Wednesday but I think you can write anytime and the topic is too captivating to resist. This week, the prompt came in the form of a picture and quote. 416 more words


One Hundred Years of Solitude - Gabriel Garcia Marquez

For a long time I could not find proper words to write anything about One Hundred Years of Solitude, for Marquez mesmerised me into a silence I didn’t know how to break. 1,378 more words


Pinterest and Self-Promotion

As I’ve commented on this blog before,writing a book is relatively easy compared to the Herculean task of actually marketing it. People need to know that something is available to buy,if one is to make a sale. 660 more words

Being A Writer Is Tough

Universidad Texas pagó 2,2 millones de dólares por archivo de García Márquez

La Universidad de Texas (UT) en Austin pagó 2,2 millones de dólares a la familia de Gabriel García Márquez por la adquisición del archivo personal del fallecido nobel de Literatura, según reveló  hoy esta institución educativa. 439 more words


This US state paid $2.2M for Garcia Marquez archive

The University of Texas’ literary archive said Wednesday it paid $2.2 million for the works of Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez, a price the school sought to keep secret until ordered to make it public by the state attorney general’s office. 599 more words


Random stuff

Pues ya tenía rato que no me metía a escribir nada pero había estado muuy ocupado, y pues aprovecho un poco de tiempo libre para divagar un rato. 198 more words

Nowhere Man