These Hands of Mine

The hand that rocks the cradle… can also write a book

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The novelist Teju Cole writes in his latest book, Black Paper, that, on remembering his Nigerian grandmother, he can still recall her words every time he visited her:

Sit next to me. I want




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Mario López-Goicoechea

Mario López-Goicoechea

London-based, Cuban writer. Author of “Cuban, Immigrant, and Londoner” https://uk.bookshop.org/a/6886/9781528994293 https://acubaninlondon.medium.com/membership

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