My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. So many! Every person's life is her own banana peel to slip on. Do what you want and the money will follow. Don't be sad it's over, be glad it happened. (that one's from the brilliant Dr. Seuss)
Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?
A. "I related so much!" Music to my ears.
Q. Is there a book you love to reread?
A. See above.
Q. What is your favorite movie?
A. Can't possibly narrow to one, so here are my top dozen: Midnight Cowboy, The Graduate, The English Patient, The Big Easy, The Fabulous Baker Boys, Kramer Versus Kramer, Bull Durham, Frozen River, Dead Poet's Society, The Godfather (1 and 2), Moonstruck, Spiderman 2
Q. Where did you go to high school and/or college?
A. West Orange High School, West Orange, New Jersey. Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University. MFA at the University of Arizona, in Tucson