The Turn

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

In Da Club

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

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3 months on and I’m finally feeling “normal” again. I wrote HELL CHOSE ME a few years back. The manuscript landed me an agent which sort of went nowhere and left me back at square one. Ultimately, I found the book a great home and waited for it to exist. Life is funny since a … Continue reading Next…