These stories are real. Growing up in a predator society, the book explores the causes and effects due to lack of justice, the street violence, and the lack of any virtues. The good were the victims, and the politicians lacked moral courage. I refused to lie down. In a small way, I always believed in the integrity of man-to-man justice. I worked at the basic tools to survive.
In his autobiographical book, Richie Q describes himself as a Brooklyn street fighter and his exploits on the mean streets of East New York, Brooklyn. The book is an honest account of how his life turned around since his young days as a gang member. Getting drafted and his unforgettable experience of serving with the 101st Airborne Division in Vietnam War. Wounded three times and the recipient of three Purple Hearts.