Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Blogger upbeat about life - and Cuba

Yirian Garcia de la Torre is a trooper. Even after her face was burned in an accident, she kept our appointment for an interview.

Garcia de la Torre is a journalist. I visited with her on the porch of her home in Santo Suárez section of Havana. Her blogs include:

Garcia de la Torre told me that hot water spilling out of a big pot caused her burns. At left, in a photo from her blog, you can see her face, unscathed.

Her interview is here, on the Cuba Money Project's Vimeo channel.

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