The Beginning

What is the story I want to tell? Where do I start? There’s the town, the shop, the house, the pianos, the letters, Sandra…. …and the man, my God, the man…. *** I didn’t come from here. My mother and I left the Hungarian city where I was born in July of 1938. She died … More The Beginning

Coming to….

  (From Shadows and Ghosts) I returned to New York in August of ‘91 with five hundred dollars to my name (all that was left from the royalties on my surrealism film, money I’d saved while teaching, and a surprisingly large option on a Jungle Thriller I’d written as a joke), direct from my breakup … More Coming to….