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Ana Castillo Peel My Love Like and Onion (Doubleday) Castillo's new novel is about an aging and crippled flamenco dancer. We talk about the powerful sensuality that keeps the dancer vital despite age, infirmity and the demands of an exacting art. Coming from a family of curanderas, Castillo focuses, as well on her experiences with "the; healing arts." Part 7 of the nine-part series "Women;, Writing and the Imagination".