My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Here's what I put in my high school yearbook, and I do believe it's what I'd still put today: Walk slowly; all you can ever come to is yourself.
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. Chinese dumplings, either pan-fried, boiled, or steamed.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
A. Max, the boy who wore his wolf suit.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Lying on the couch while my children bake me delicacies, clean the house, and write small songs of praise in my honor.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Right here, right now.