Their last name—as Jerry’s parents took pains to point out—was pronounced “Cook.” I’ve no idea if they were in fact Jewish, but they took care to avoid being perceived as such. And Jerry? Jerry was a race-car driver.
Freelance writer and critic-at-large for Popdose and Kirkus Reviews. Three-time JEOPARDY! champion. Work recently featured in KYSO Flash and Penny. Currently seeking representation for my novel The Honeythief. Lives and works in western New York with family, cat, and a neurotic dog.