And that's all right. Closed "Rayuela" (Hopscotch) on page 10 or 11 when I was 17. Tried to read it again in my late 30s and this time around, finished it and loved it. Sometimes it's just about timing. :-)

London-based, Cuban writer. Author of “Cuban, Immigrant, and Londoner”, to be published by Austin Macauley. Has written for The Guardian and Prospect.