Asked in 2002 by Blender whether he still believed his public declaration was the biggest mistake he ever made, he replied:Interesting. [Long pause] I don't think it was a mistake in Europe, but it was a lot tougher in America. I had no problem with people knowing I was bisexual. But I had no inclination to hold any banners nor be a representative of any group of people. I knew what I wanted to be, which was a songwriter and a performer, and I felt that bisexuality became my headline over here for so long. America is a very puritanical place, and I think it stood in the way of so much I wanted to do. "There is so much to say about BOWIE~ his influence on the world and his influence on me.
this is the end of an era, and part of me has died with him. right now i'm in shock.
~ rick castro