Cuban Stowaway

Last May, three Cubans were found hiding in a cargo ship traveling from Cuba to South Florida. According to an NBC Miami report, “Port Everglades spokesperson Ellen Kennedy said three Cuban nationals were found by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials hiding in an auto carrier aboard a cargo ship Friday. The cargo ship was…

A Virgin for Cachita

From The Astral Plane: Stories of Cuba, The Southwest, and Beyond “Coffee is a great procurer of witchcraft and one shouldn’t drink it in strangers’ homes.” Lydia Cabrera, El Monte. Martin poured milk in his cup of coffee and kept adding it until the mix became the color of Cachita’s skin, a light brown hue….

El Difunto Fidel, eBook

My short novel El difunto Fidel C. (Spanish) that won the Rincon de la Victoria Award in 2009, is available as paperback. To buy the paper edition, follow this link If you prefer to buy the Kindle edition, it is available here Esta novela, ganadora del V Premio Rincón de la Victoria, se publicó por…