Coming October 2022: "The Last Folk Hero: The Life and Myth of Bo Jackson"


This coming Saturday, at 2 pm, I’ll be speaking about books and Roger Clemens at the Mahopac Public Library in my hometown of Mahopac, N.Y. (about an hour north of the city—famous for a lake, 20 pizza joints and former Seattle lefty Dave Fleming).

Makes me think about one of my golden moments of boyhood when, as a first grader, my dazzling artistic abilities carried me to victory in the Mahopac Library Design a Bookmark Contest. My talent clearly overwhelmed the competition …