My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. If you ever forget you're a Jew, a gentile will remind you.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
A. "Buffalo Bill" Bittinger, played to the hilt for two too short seasons by Dabney Coleman
Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?
A. "Time Won't Let Me" (by the Outsiders, and the title of my second novel), "You Can't Do That" (Beatles), "Time Will Tell" (Tower of Power), "Baby Baby Don't Cry" (Smokey Robinson), "Fire" (Jimi Hendrix)
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. It depends. Is self-loathing a flaw, or a quirk?
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. Need to get back to you after I get over the self-loathing.