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. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. After writing and cats, my favorite thing is water, so I'd be on a tropical beach listening to Jimmy Buffet.
Q. What’s your best quality?
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. Queen Elizabeth I, and I'd ask her who wrote Shakespeare's plays. She didn't miss a thing.
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).