Where are you from?
Born in Chelsea, Mass. Living in Harlem, NY.
Who are your favorite writers?
Herman Melville, John Barth, J.P. Donleavy, Harry Crews, Raymond Chandler
Which book/books have had the biggest influence on your writing?
Moby Dick, The End Of The Road, The Sotweed Factor, Bartleby The Scrivener, The Ginger Man, The Long Goodbye.
What are your hobbies and outside interests?
Music (listening, playing and composing) and softball.
What is your favorite quote?
"There is nothing to be afraid of."—R.D. Laing
What inspired you to write your first book?
The astonishing depth of man's dark side.
Where do you write?
At home in my office, at my desk on my laptop.