I started running away when I was five years old. It wasn't until I was an adult that I realized what I really wanted was somebody to come after... →
In the old days, a con man would be good looking, suave, well dressed, well spoken and presented themselves real well. Those days are gone because... →
I was an opportunist and got away with things because I was very young, but I went to prison and came out and remade my life.
I was just a guy who ran away from home at 16 because my parents were getting a divorce and the judge was making me choose which parent to live with.... →
Most people are fascinated by what I did as a teenager, but when I look back at my life, I don't think very much about those years. I was an... →
My search is always to find ways to chronicle, to share and to document stories about people, just everyday people. Stories that offer... →
A drink a day keeps the shrink away.
Short-story writing requires an exquisite sense of balance. Novelists, frankly, can get away with more. A novel can have a dull spot or two, because... →
Once I realized I wanted live in New York, I saved enough money that I wouldn't have to get a job right away. That was important to me, to focus... →
I'm a four-time national champion and a two-time Olympian, and no one can take that away from me. So whatever people have to say about me... →