Oleander Girl by Chitra Divakaruni
My Life in 8 Words
BOOKS & BOOKS
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Ancora Imparo--Still I am Learning (from Michelangelo)
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. That one day I'll get to my computer, and I won't be able to write anymore
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. I hate it when people throw away food--I've seen too many hungry people
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. I appreciate all my blessings
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. I'm too careful with money--comes out of being poor for several years while growing up