My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Karma is a boomerang. (One of my characters said it first!)
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Walking the beach.
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. I always skip the historical questions, too.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Humor, honesty, kindness.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. I’d love to be a songwriter. I used to teach the Aerosmith kids, and right around the time my first novel came out, I had this great conversation with Steven Tyler. He wanted to know how I could write a whole novel, and I said that if I could say it in a song, I wouldn’t have to.