Carole Nelson Douglas
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. If you're not busy being born, you're busy dying, to paraphrase Bob Dylan
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Defying the "common wisdom" that you can't make a living in the arts by quitting a "forever"-secure, well-paid journalism job to write fiction full time.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. As a child, I wanted to be film costumer Edith Head. Now I'd settle for ballroom dancer and just wear the glamorous costumes.
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. Not getting it all written down before I exit.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?