About 'Confessions of a Bronx Bookie'
From the Bronx streets to Vietnam and back," Confessions of a Bronx Bookie" tells the tale of tormented soul, Connor Kelly. A rollicking, rambling, romp of sex, drugs, gambling and ultimately -- redemption. "Anyone who has ever lifted a glass, bent a knee or just plain lost their way should read this book." -- Trillium Writer's Guild
Meet Billy O'Connor
Billy's acerbic wit on stage has entertained audiences throughout, California, Florida, New York and Arizona for the past three years. He has shared the stage with such great comedic talents as Todd Berry, Julian McCullough, Lisa Landry and Thai Rivera. As a reformed alcoholic, compulsive gambler and drug addict, his inspirational story reminds all of us that with the proper attitude, life begins at 60. Born in County Cork, Ireland, and raised in the Bronx streets, he currently lives in Phoenix, Az.
- Vietnam Vet
- Former NYC Fireman
- Published Author
- Stand-Up Comic
- Former Bookie
- University of Florida Graduate