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“The Boy Who Said No is a beautifully written story of love, friendship and adventure. I thoroughly enjoyed the descriptions of Cuban...
“In The Boy Who Said No Frank Mederos exhibits uncommon courage in making his way to freedom. Against great odds he manages...
Q. When did you start writing?
A. When I got out of college, I took a job as assistant to the president of a small Manhattan public relations firm. Our clients included many of the nation’s top magazines. I nagged the president for the opportunity to write press releases, but he refused saying, “Everybody thinks they can write, but very few people can.”
Once, when he was out sick, I took it upon myself to write a press release on a breaking political story. It was picked up by all major media outlets...