Diaries

As parolas desentas

2023


As parolas desentas

“As parolas desentas”[Las palabras exentas] [“The Exempt Words”] gathers a series of reflections on language and literature in Aragonese. I consider them part of my diaries because…

Fragments nocturns

2023


Fragments nocturns

Although I wrote these notebook entries in 2013, perhaps some of them date back much earlier than that year. In any case, they form part of my…

Cércol llàcteu de Coral

2023


Cércol llàcteu de Coral

“Cércol llàcteu de Coral” [“Coral’s Milky Circle”] are seven annotations from March 2023, corresponding to a strict week. In the background, the work on the photographs for…

Quadern d’Almudena

2021


Quadern d’Almudena

The origin of this text in Catalan, “Quadern d’Almudena” [Almudena’s Notebook], which I consider part of my diary because of the intensity of the experience, and above…

Cuatro diyas de 2004

2017


Cuatro diyas de 2004

There are years in which I take almost no notes, or I concentrate them in a few months, or I find them in loose papers, as if…

La nieve cae sobre Propercio

2017


La nieve cae sobre Propercio

These diary fragments, written in Spanish, are part of the winter of 2015 in Encamp, and have a dark and oracular tone that transforms them into something…

Piscina

2016


Piscina

Written between La Pobla de Farnals and Encamp during the months of July and August 2015, these are fragments of the diary in Spanish of those days…

Palabres espardíes

2016


Palabres espardíes

These “Palabres espardíes” [Palabras esparcidas], scarce, practically gather all my diaristic material written in Asturian between 2007 and 2010, and that in some cases had nourished an…

Apartment Life

2015


Apartment Life

José Luis García Martín published in Clarín my article “Apartment Life,” with the brief notes of the summer of 2014, written in Spanish. The title refers to…

Cuadernu gris de 2012

2009


Cuadernu gris de 2012

This title, “Cuadernu gris de 2012” [Gray Notebook of 2012], gathers the notes written in the Asturian language, in a gray notebook, around 5:30-6:30 in the morning,…

La muerte del padre

2009


La muerte del padre

This volume is an essay on disappearance. La muerte del padre [The Death of the Father], written in the form of a diary over six months in…

Quatre fragments escarraunhats a la nuèit

1996


Quatre fragments escarraunhats a la nuèit

Between the aphorism and the diary entry proper are these four samples of fragmentary writing, “Quatre fragments escarraunhats a la nuèit” [“Four Scratches in the Night”], written…