Richard comes from Hannibal, Missouri, Mark Twain's boyhood home. He has worked in newsrooms, radio stations, art galleries, and state senate offices. After learning ceramic arts, and traveling the country selling handmade pottery, he moved to New York City to pursue a masters degree in media. He is a second degree black-belt, as well as a yoga and biking enthusiast. He loves cats and Nine Inch Nails. Meet him on the Strands main floor, where he works side by side with his husband, artist Miguel Soto.
Richard B's Reviews
City of Night
by: John Rechy
(Before AIDs, before Stonewall) Think your job blows?! Trade glances with unapologetic former male prostitute-turned-author, John Rechy, as he chums up a living in early 1960s NYC and elsewhere. Dirty, scary, funny.View In Store
Dancer from the Dance
by: Andrew Holleran
The first book I read about being gay in NYC when I first...was gay in NYC. Both a snapshot of a culture lost to disease, as well as a prayer to the future, Andrew Holleran’s words can bring hope to every boy in America. Essential gay read! Here are other essential gay reads below:View In Store