My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. "Have we learned nothing?"
Q. What do you regret most?
A. Oh, Lord, I could fill library shelves with books of my regrets. But here is one: My first novel. It is the single worst first novel ever published, bar none.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Barack Obama
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. George Bush. What were you thinking? Really, now? What?
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Raising a wondrous and big-hearted daughter, who happens to have the voice of an angel.