I like poking my nose into other people's lives.
But there are some wounds that can never be healed.
I'm very disturbed by violence against women when it is violence.
It's a terrific privilege to be able to see into somebody else's life.
People demand a lot of the justice system and they demand things that it can't deliver.
That's one of the things I hope that the book can do, is to restore some dignity to Joe Cinque.
At the time it seemed like a natural development of my interest in what was going on around me in society.
The only thing that I was equipped for with my very mediocre college Arts degree was to get a job in teaching.
It's disturbing at my age to look at a young woman's destructive behaviour and hear the echoes of it, of one's own destructiveness in youth.