My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. "Have we learned nothing?"
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Raising a wondrous and big-hearted daughter, who happens to have the voice of an angel.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Singing well enough to be in a musical in the West End or on Broadway.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. Impatience and micro-management.
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.