In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents Ana Hurtado's "El Cóndor del Machángara."
I’m most inspired by narrative work, strong sense of place, and finding the fantastic things inherent in everyday life.
They say they want you to catch the man in the moon,
So they have you lay back and unravel your braid
And look up.
Papi has joked before about buying a gun and shooting down the vultures: “una escopeta,” he says as he holds an imaginary gun aimed at the birds whose feathers adorn my bedroom window, “y PUM! desaparecen.”