The satirist is prevented by repulsion from gaining a better knowledge of the world he is attracted to, yet he is forced by attraction to concern himself with the world that repels him.
For the critic, the author does not exist; only a certain number of writings exist.
Every day I tell myself that reading newspapers is a waste of time, but then... I cannot do without them. They are like a drug.
I was born in Cuba, and my parents were tropical agronomists.
In 'Cosmicomics,' I came close to science fiction - I was inspired by cosmological subjects and the workings of the universe and invented a character who was a sort of witness to everything that was happening inside the solar system.
Every morning I tell myself, 'Today has to be productive' - and then something happens that prevents me from writing.