A. teacher, backcountry caretaker on the Appalachian Trail, Audubon Society Naturalist, Forest Ranger Assistant, Dishwasher, Prep Cook
A. Phillips Exeter Academ & Harvard
A. jj kale
A. tank girl
A. I have never owned a tv
A. 21st century Benjamin Franklin, hold the science.
A. If I am not for myself, who is? (Reb Hillel)
A. The act of loving and being loved... a balance of having basic wants satisfied but still wanting something profound & sublime.
A. Waking up with no memory and no sense of self.
A. I'm pretty happy where I am.
A. I wouldn't say I identify with her... but I am interested in, feel sympathy with, and enjoy reading about Willa Cather.
A. Honestly, too many to list. When I used to race triathlons, I did a few races where Team Hoyt competed. I would have to say that I admire them tremendously.
A. Is, was, were.
A. Waiting until my thirties until I started writing seriously.
A. I'd like to play the guitar well.
A. I hope that I haven't yet reached that point.
A. I tend to be rather a creature of habit.
A. I like to clean.
A. I am most happy as myself.
A. Meursault. But I tend to prefer the zeroes to the heroes.
A. Humbert humbert.
A. I would love to meet Moses and get the straight story.
A. People who don't look where they are going.
A. Forest Ranger
A. Kindness, patience, reliability
A. The list changes frequently. "Lodestar," "Office Girl," "Jolene," "Drifter's Life," and "Stormy Weather" are currently some favorites.
A. Willa Cather, Edith Wharton, Albert Camus... Michael Chabon, Barbara Kingsolver, Ann Patchett
A. The Stranger, A Lost Lady, Demian, Bend Sinister, Dune
A. Get a pen and paper and get to it.
A. Where do you get your ideas?