“Life is not what one has lived, but what one remembers and how one chooses to tell it.” Gabriel Garc?a M?rquez has some rollicking memories… Solitude & Company,

An Oral Biography of Gabriel Garc?a M?rquez by Silvana Paternostro
from the Paris Review… Band of brothers: Gabriel Garc?a M?rquez was a student when he met a group of hell-raising journalists with a passion for books. In the first of three exclusive extracts from his autobiography, he describes their riotous salons in a Colombian red-light district where they taught him about literature, life – and love .. from Guardian