Why do you like writing?
: I really don't like or not like writing. It is something that fills in the blanks in my mind and forces the words out. I could no more likely stop writing than any other primary function.
When did you start writing and why?
: Age 9. Tell a story of me and my two brothers.
How long have you been writing?
: 52 years.
What is the best book you have ever read?
: Light In August, William Faulkner
Who is your favorite author?
: William Faulkner
What is the best story you have ever written?
: A fishing story published in Westchester magazine years ago.
What is some advice you would give new writers?
: Don't do it unless you have to. Make the time to do it and be as organized in setting time as youcan.