Which five words best describe One Dead Activist?
racist cops, an old flame, hookers, good-dog, grown kids,
Can you share one highlight from the book?
I enjoyed how riled up the activist got the crowd in front of police headquarters; he used history and current injustice to demand a change
What is the purpose of this book?
To state what is unacceptable to most Black people
Are there themes that you find turn up again and again in your work? A common thread?
Self-pride, returning love, the mis-use of power, no acceptance of injustice
Which character or part of the book was the most fun to write? Which part was the hardest?
Tina because of her lack of filters
Can you tell us something that even your most loyal fans may not know about you?
I read just as much non-fiction as fiction, and I make a very good pot of spaghetti
Is there anything else you would like to share with our readers?
It was fun writing the book, but the theme is serious – “not by us!”