Alma Flor Ada
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Live with kindness towards all
Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?
A. Gracias a la vida, Te recuerdo, Amalia, Over the Rainbow, La Vie en Rose, Las perlas de tu boca,
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. I wish I could meet Jose Marti and express my gratitude for his words, both his poetry and his speeches, and above all for his living example.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. The Little Red Hen, my kind of daily life hero