Awilda I. Castro Suárez

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About me

Gender FEMALE
Industry Education
Occupation Translator
Location Reading, PA
Introduction I'm a writer, journalist, translator, bookbinder, mother of a crazy dog and a moody cat. Bolas de pelos is my blog in Spanish, the one I shared with my family and friends back in Puerto Rico. Borderline Journey is a blog about my experience with mental illness. Yellow Attic is the one about my work as a writer and poet.
Interests Writing, photography, nostalgia, dogs, cats, fireflies, literature, mental health issues
Favorite Movies Crash, Water, Fried Green Tomatoes, Thelma and Louise, Beautiful Country, Kamchatka, Requiem for a Dream, Under the Tuscan Sun
Favorite Music I'm not that musical but lately I hear World Cafe in NPR. I listen from Silvio Rodriguez crossing thru Ednita Nazario and ending with Lil Wayne, Lady Gaga and that crowd. No soy muy musical pero escucho desde Silvio, Ednita, Mima y cuando quiero quemar carretera y conducir a 60 millas Tego Calderón.
Favorite Books Cien años de soledad, El amor en los tiempos del cólera, la casa de los Espíritus, the poetry of Cristina Peri Rossi y Mario Benedetti, El perfume de Suskind, The Kite Runner, Random Acts of Heroic Love, Empire Falls between others wonderful writers

The love potion you made tastes terrible. How will you drink it?

I will make a soup with it.