Michael Cascio goes from Bushwick to bookshelves

Whether it was the police sirens outside his window or the bully down the block, Michael Cascio struggled with fear when he was growing up in Bushwick, Brooklyn, as most children do, he said. When his father, Santo Cascio, a working-class Italian immigrant, found him afraid, he always encouraged Michael to face his fears head-on, … Continue reading Michael Cascio goes from Bushwick to bookshelves