Life Is Short And So Am I: My Life Inside, Outside, And Under The Wrestling Ring

September 10, 2019|
Life Is Short And So Am I: My Life Inside, Outside, And Under The Wrestling Ring by Dylan Postl
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Heart, determination, and triumph

This is the story of a boy who fell in love with wrestling before he was able to walk. Born with achondroplasia, a condition that causes disproportionate dwarfism, Dylan Postl had endured multiple surgeries by the age of 12. And yet, he held on to the dream that he would one day become a professional wrestler. Ignoring the naysayers and against doctors' recommendations, Postl began training in his teens, and he soon began appearing on local independent shows. Before he turned 20, he was signed by WWE to play the role of Irish grappler Finlay's feisty sidekick, Hornswoggle, and remained a fixture in the company for a full decade.

While most of Postl's adult life has been spent in the wild world of the wrestling industry, his is more than a story of a little person's journey through a world of giants; it's a memoir of elation and anguish, triumph and disappointment, and of how an endlessly positive outlook combined with the unwavering support of family and friends helped a long shot become a success in his industry and a loving, responsible father.

Dylan Postl is a promoter and wrestler who spent a decade working for WWE. He currently wrestles for a number of independent promotions worldwide and runs the Wisconsin-based company All-Star Championship Wrestling. He lives in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Ross Owen Williams is a business consultant, actor, and writer whose work includes multi-...
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Title:Life Is Short And So Am I: My Life Inside, Outside, And Under The Wrestling RingFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:304 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.73 inShipping dimensions:304 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.73 inPublished:September 10, 2019Publisher:ECW PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1770414843

ISBN - 13:9781770414846

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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