On a warm late-summer afternoon, Pete Dexter trudges across the living
room of his home perched high above Puget Sound on Whidbey Island,
Diet Coke in hand, and steels himself to tell the story of how he was
once beaten half to death by a pack of drunken thugs in... More >>>
Dexter now lives on tranquil island near Seattle, where he initially found himself “full of juice [with] no place to shoot it.” Yet he claims to no longer miss the newspaper industry.