"For Pericet there are no limits, and no title to define or confine her"
"Puigdemont vows to speed up the formation of a new Catalan state the cornerstone of which consists of a Catalan central bank, tax authority, a social security system, and even an embryo military force"
"Countries such as New Zealand tend to associate alcohol with violent behaviour and think of it as marking the transition from work to play and a symbol of recreation and irresponsibility. For Mediterranean countries like Spain it isn’t a drink marking the transition from work to play. Rather, it is part of the normal working day."
"The sheer size of the canvases mocks the banality of the theme"
When he was seventeen years old, on death row, the executioner called his name. As fate would have it, though, it turned out that the death knell was for another Antonio. But would he be so lucky next time?
A marvelous proposition
Come January 1, 2016 Spain will celebrate its 30th year in the EU. What has happened all these years? What will the future be?
As I read the poems of the Bard of Seville the longing for my adopted Spanish homeland subsided, or did it increase?