My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Slow and steady wins the race.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Kindness. Compassion. A good sense of humor.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Jane Eyre.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. At the moment, President Obama.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. People who say to me: Oh, I've been thinking of writing a children's book for years. Or: When are you going to write something important?