I had the pleasure of meeting Alistair MacLeod in 2007 at the Humber School for writers. I attended their summer workshop and I was in a class of eight mentored by Alistair. He was kind and humorous, and gave us insight into his writing process which helped me greatly with mine.
I wrote this about a year and half ago for a friend’s now defunct fitness website, so I thought I’d throw it up here. Clay Guida fights Tatsuya Kawajiri on April 11, 2014 in Abu Dhabi.