My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Go ahead, have some more.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. A just-right balance of time and money, which are often mutually exclusive. Other than that, sitting up in a tree in Eastside Park, Paterson, New Jersey, with a pile of Uncle Scrooge comics on a summer afternoon in 1958.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Honesty, independence, sense of humor
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. Ability to keep old friends