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Positive Influence

One of my greatest influences as a teenager was James Bond. Sean Connery was my favorite. He had so much style. I’d watch those movies (Dr. No and Goldfinger, especially), and my teenage-boy self knew that emulating Connery’s Bond should be my purpose in my life. It’s not a new idea–idolizing the suave, sweet talking … Continue reading

Inspired By…

This is Roald Dahl. He wrote The BFG, James and the Giant Peach, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, among a slew of other classic children’s novels with a dark side. He was one of my biggest influences growing up as a kid, both reading and writing as much as I could. I think he … Continue reading