30 días de palabras: día 27

Honesty and openness is always the foundation of insightful dialogue. bell hooks Very popular site to get quotes after quotes after quotes; bell hooks on Good Reads http://www.goodreads.com/work/quotes/270045-all-about-love-new-visions-bell-hooks-love-trilogy

30 días de palabras: día 25

Yo no puedo olvidar nada. Dicen que ése es mi problema. Roberto Bolaño La literatura se parece mucho a la pelea de los samuráis, pero un samurái no pelea contra otro samurái: pelea contra un monstruo. Generalmente sabe, además, que va a ser derrotado. Tener el valor, sabiendo previamente que vas a ser derrotado, y […]

30 días de palabras: día 23

When visiting the Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach, CA, I had the chance to see original photographs by Lola Alcarez Bravo, one of Mexico’s most important photographers from the twentieth century. She took many photos of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera. The above photo of Frida was on display, accompanied by a […]

30 días de palabras: día 22

Yesterday, I was told that I need to read Bolaño because he is a Chilean novelist with a Mexican style lingering in his writing. Roberto Bolaño was a Chilean novelist and poet. Metaphors are our way of losing ourselves in semblances or treading water in a sea of seeming. Roberto Bolaño, 2666 So everything lets […]