Deb Caletti: Fortunes of Indigo Sky
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. "Knowledge is power."
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. "Oh *!" and "Damn it, where is it?!!" and "Get out of there!" (That's to the dog). Also, "Love you," and "Hey sweetie" and "Give it a go, you never know" and "Drive carefully" (see question #5). "You won't believe what happened" is being used a lot lately. So is "Oh, I'm a lucky woman." If the backspace key were a word, that would be in there, too.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Integrity, good humor, compassion.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. To play the piano with the kind of dramatic, flying fingers you see in the movies.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Surgeon (ha). Reading, of course.