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. 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. What do you regret most?
A. Regrets are a waste of time. (That doesn't mean I don't have any.)
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. I'm kind.