Olga Garcia Echeverria
On Blogger since August 2009
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|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.