Major Literary Analysis: Gabriel García Márquez’s “One Hundred Years of Solitude”

One Hundred Years of Solitude is a rich story written by Gabriel García Márquez, which details the history of the Buendía family and the fictional town of Macondo. The story follows numerous characters through multiple generations of the family, through repetitive names and fates. It begins with Úrsula Iguaran and José Arcadio Buendía, two cousins … Continue reading Major Literary Analysis: Gabriel García Márquez’s “One Hundred Years of Solitude”

Shattered Bones, Shattered Dreams: The Short, Undefeated Career of Onlyforyou

On a sunny day this past February at Hallandale Beach, Florida’s Gulfstream Park, a field of eight Thoroughbred racehorses were guided toward the starting gate by tiny jockeys perched atop their backs. The weather was particularly welcoming for a late winter day, and the track was listed as fast--a term used to describe the track … Continue reading Shattered Bones, Shattered Dreams: The Short, Undefeated Career of Onlyforyou