I’m happy with my name. It’s kind of unique and people usually remember it. I’ve been told it sounds like a good Director’s name, which is a role I enjoy playing. All that said, I can’t help but wonder how I would have turned out if it were different.
My Mom wanted to call me Dove. I know a Dove. He’s a great guy. But growing up as a Mangiacake in a mostly Italian/Portuguese/Jamaican neighbourhood, I probably would have gotten teased a fair bit.
Dad says he put his foot down and I ended up Perry.
Like I said, I’m pretty happy being Perry Gladstone. But you never know when you’ll need a good alias and, let’s face it, Prince Perry is not exactly incognito. Here’s my favorites from an anagram search on http://wordsmith.org/: