A Wit For All Seasons

    I don't remember much about being on Stephen Colbert's show.

    It all passed in a blur of fear.

    I remember him coming into the makeup room to remind me that he was going to be in character as a jerk.

    I remember that he held up my book about gender and asked if it was "soft-core porn."

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