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My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. It has to be a Win-Win situation
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. The Dalai Lama. I'm not a Buddhist, but here's a guy who does nothing but talk about peace, love and forgiveness.
Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?
A. An elephant. They're smart, big, loyal and they live a long time.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. Charles Dickens --he wrote all kinds of stories and he loved his characters.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. I'd love to be able to play a musical instrument. I've tried, and I've been told to stop doing such horrible things to those poor, defenseless instruments.
September 27, 2010I started laying the groundwork for ROT & RUIN when I was ten years old.
That’s when Night of the Living Dead opened in Philadelphia. October 1968. I snuck into the deserted balcony of the old Midway Theater, one of those vast old Art Deco theaters. No one was supposed to be up there, and no one my age was supposed to be in the theater.
By age ten I’d seen just about every monster movie there was. Vampires, werewolves, giant bugs –the works. I was kind of jaded. I thought I had a good working plan for how to deal with monsters. Crosses, silver bullets, that sort of thing. Then... see more