There are times when I want to take facts and change them. I want to take the life around me, and in me, and turn it into a story. I want to rewind, and cut and splice. Leave some parts out altogether; reverse the chronology; take the raw material of experience and mold it into […]Read More Once Written
Me at nine years old: “Look! It’s a brand new 1975 AMC Pacer! Isn’t it groovy? I got the keys. Wanna take it for a ride?” Customer: “Who are you? Did you steal those keys? You’re just a kid.” Me at nine years old: “I live here! And I’m the World’s Youngest Car Salesman!” Instead […]Read More You are the Star of Trade Town, Davey!
Xaviera Hollander is a truly fascinating woman. She was born in Indonesia, of German and Dutch parents and speaks 6 languages. She has lived an incredibly full life, with a lot of ups and a few downs. Her stories are filled with an irreverent sense of wit and humor. She relocated to the U.S. to […]Read More Interview: Xaviera Hollander, the Happy Hooker