FINALLY I CAN SHARE THIS COVER. Christ. It’s been two years since Hurricane Maria. Puerto Rico is still in a bit of a state. I’ve always told people to look at how the US treats its non-state territories for a good idea of how they’re going to treat the parts of this country seen as … Continue reading Que bonita bandera!
Hey folks - I've got me a random little idea. You listen to the bastard title? Cool. You like some of these writers? Double cool. Now prove it. Hit me up on Twitter with a pic of you with any of my former guests books AND drop a review for them. You do that and … Continue reading Something fun
Love to the very awesome Kristopher Zgorski for having me over at his site, BOLO Books. I always appreciate his kindness. That said, I've got something on my mind - the strange tightrope act that is promotion. I'd like to say that this isn't necessarily about self-promotion, but ultimately this game does boil down to … Continue reading Pimping Ain’t Easy
When I was in freshman year of high school, I hung out with a lot of the kids from my bus stop. My mom bought a beauty parlor with money saved and moved us to a more affluent section of the Bronx from where I’d grown up. The neighborhood demo was very Italian and Polish. … Continue reading The Turn
You ever stand outside in line to get into a popular club or bar? Maybe a restaurant, something really cool and trendy that all your friends just rave about? Here's a scene for you. You're waiting on the line. It's crawling. You see folks bypassing and getting the VIP status, but that's fine. You're just … Continue reading In Da Club