The Independent | 4/8/2009 12:00:00 AM
Furious Garcia Marquez denies he will never write again
Apr 08 -- The venerable Nobel prize-winning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has set pages fluttering in publishing circles by furiously denying reports that he'll never write again.
He replied: "I'm a writer, not a publisher. But only I know when the cakes I'm baking in the oven are ready to eat." Garcia Marquez has been a literary giant since the publication of his virtuosic 1967 epic One Hundred Years of Solitude. But he has not published a book since the semi-autobiographical novel Memorias de mis putas tristes (Memories of my Melancholy Whores) appeared in 2004.
Read more here.
Semana International delivers news from Colombia in English. Find more at our home.