My memories are all musical. My mother knew I was different and needed to express myself and she kept me out of trouble. God sent me to the right woman. She took me to concerts and shows all the time. I have seen over 3,000 concerts. That is something you need to start very early. There was no YouTube!
You were raised with seven brothers and sisters and you said “A freak is really what I wanted to be, a revered freak.” At that time, what was your vision of the freak you would become?
You were ‘adopted’ by the House of Aviance in 1990, the collective created by Juan Aviance the year before. The House of Aviance will be 30 this year. How does that inspire you?