The interview with Simpson touches on many themes throughout his new memoir, Hook: poverty, drugs, class, growing up black in America. “What happens is that you become sucked in—but then you become addicted,” Horton says. But Horton has always dealt in the seemingly insurmountable and so too has come out on the other side. Watch the interview to learn more about Horton’s journey.
Hook is currently available for purchase through CreateSpace online.