Posts Tagged ‘stories’
The Story of the HinJew Drink from The Best People
One of the main characters in my new book, The Best People, is a very successful venture capitalist named V.J. Simon, who is half-Jewish and half-Indian. In the book, V.J. frequents Eleganté, the finest restaurant in Houston where “The Best People” hang out. His favorite drink is called the HinJew, which is half-Bombay Sapphire gin,…Read More
There Are Eight Million Stories In The Naked City. This Is One Of Mine.
I’m in New York City for about a week and staying the first part at the Algonquin Hotel. A Molly Ivins Story Many years ago when I was in here for a short trip, my friend Molly Ivins (now of blessed memory and then a journalist with the New York Times) suggested we meet at…Read More