Olga Garcia Echeverria

About me

Gender Female
Industry Education
Occupation Teacher, Writer, & Professional Circus Juggler
Location Los Angeles, CA, United States
Introduction Babbling barrio bilingual, bisexual, borderline atheist. Author of Falling Angels: Cuentos y Poemas. Daughter of immigrant parents. Mother of none. Sister to the omnipotent sea.
Interests Food, Art, Nature, Language, and Sex-changing lizards.
Favorite Movies Before the Dinosaurs
Favorite Music That which makes me feel alive and present.
Favorite Books The Metamorphosis, Frankenstein, Lorca's plays, The Open Veins of Latin America, Their Eyes Were Watching God, The Grapes of Wrath, Odes to Common Things, From Eve's Rib, Ghost Sickness.

That can't really be a fish you're standing on, can it?

I actually identify pretty strongly with fish, especially the ones that change sexes. Not only am I constantly drawn to bodies of water, I believe our ancestors were once ambitious fish who grew feet to crawl out of oceans and walk on land. So am I standing on a fish? Definitely.