About Brenda Hampton
Q. What is your birthdate?
Q. Previous occupations
A. Insurance Broker, Customer Service Representative
Q. Favorite job
A. Being a mom
Q. High school and/or college
A. Sumner High School
Q. Name of your favorite composer or music artist?
A. Alicia Keys
Q. Favorite movie
A. Anything starring Denzel Washington
Q. Favorite television show
Q. How would you describe your life in only 8 words?
A. Busy. Exciting. Organized. Interesting. Creative. Awesome. Challenging.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. I would describe it as knowing that it may not always be your reality, but seeking to discover it every day.
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. My greatest fear is heights. I will one day overcome.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Sitting with the man in Boston who lost his son. I would give him a hug and tell him everything will be okay.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. President Obama
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. Actually. Definitely. And.
Q. What do you regret most?
A. No regrets.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Singing! I'm an awful singer!
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Being a mom.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. Thinking that I know it all when I don't.
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. Being a mom.
Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?
A. No one. I looooove Brenda Hampton.
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. Social Butterfly.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. The Hulk.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
A. The Joker.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. I dislike when people come into my home and do not speak.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Being a high school teacher.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Being a great mother. Being a wonderful wife. Being a good writer.
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. Chinese Food
On Books and Writing
Q. Who are your favorite authors?
A. Oasis, Monique D. Mensah, Kai Leakes, Carl Weber and Terry McMillan
Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?
A. Wrong Chance, Who Is He To You, Disappearing Acts, Coldest Winter Ever and In My Shoes.
Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
A. Be patient, trust your instincts and seek knowledge about the book industry.
Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?
A. I love your work!