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. With whom in history do you most identify?
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).
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Singing on key, with perfect pitch and a glorious range, like my husband. Instead, I'm a musical frog, but at least I snagged a prince.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
A. Bram Stoker's Dracula, fangs down.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
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.