Questions tagged [ana-castillo]

Questions about the Mexican-American Chicana author Ana Castillo (born 1953) and her works. Castillo has published poetry, novels, short stories, translations and non-fiction.

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What does this sentence about a cliché bouncing back like a boomerang mean?

What does this sentence mean in chapter 01 of Peel My Love Like an Onion by Ana Castillo? But you must be really in love for the cliché to bounce back like a boomerang smack dab between the eyes ...
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What do these lines mean in the opening paragraph of Peel My Love Like an Onion?

What does Ana Castillo mean by these lines in Peel My Love Like an Onion? Yes, he was dark. He still is except that it is not easy to think of him as still existing, and everywhere my gaze turns he ...