A. If you're not busy being born, you're busy dying, to paraphrase Bob Dylan
A. Savoring the present moment with the people and animals I love, writing what I believe in, and eating white chocolate peanut butter cups every day without gaining weight.
A. My writing has allowed me to "be" any gender and species from a cat to a queen to a counter-terrorist to an albino vampire. I wouldn't trade my multi-personalities for any one state, but if I was a tree, Barbara, I'd be a Hollywood Twist.
A. Women who broke social barriers, Florence Nightingale, Louisa May Alcott, Annie Oakley, Rosie the Riveter, and Barbara Walters (who IS the history of media women).
A. Honesty, honesty, honesty.