A recording of my piece “I Went to the Zoo” recorded at Back to the Grind in Riverside, CA. I compiled a bunch of photographs found on the internet to make this video. I own none of the pictures.
The Colombian Nobel laureate Gabriel García Márquez, who unleashed the worldwide boom in Spanish literature with his novel 100 Years of Solitude, has died at the age of 87, a person close to the family has said. García Márquez had been admitted to hospital in Mexico City on 3 April with pneumonia. Full story
Pictured: Gabriel García Márquez at his house in Mexico City, 2010. Photograph: Miguel Tovar/AP
RIP. You have been such an inspiration to me and countless others. May your writing forever continue to inspire.