A. Muralist, art teacher, gallery specialist, imaginary Lexus builder, Princess Jasmine impersonator, frazzled cube monkey.
A. Writing, by far. Although I also enjoyed working at a haunted house.
A. Roswell High School, University of Georgia.
A. The Cure is probably my all-time favorite band.
A. Empire Records, Brotherhood of the Wolf, Real Genius, Penelope, Forgetting Sarah Marshall...
A. Firefly, Community, the Venture Bros., Frisky Dingo, Archer.
A. Feel deeply, live brightly, play daily, eat cupcakes.
A. I used to think I wanted to be a serious artist. Then I realized I didn't want to be a serious anything.
A. Being surrounded by beauty and excitement and the people I love, having grand adventures, being constantly inspired but always staying hungry for more.
A. Highway driving. Big trucks. Being lost in the city.
A. Somewhere warm with crystal blue water, riding a horse on the beach.
A. The uppity women artists with swagger. Georgia O'Keeffe, maybe.
A. Tina Fey is the Geek Girl Queen. Also Mindy Kaling, Felicia Day, and Mila Kunis.
A. Little. Everything is little.
A. Not traveling more before I had children.
A. Music! I am musically inept in every way.
A. Surviving teenagerhood to become a functional adult.
A. I'm a horrible housekeeper. But I'm great at breeding dustbunnies!
A. Myself, but six inches taller and MAGIC.
A. My tragic addiction to awesome shoes, especially boots.
A. Right now, it's Robin Hood, because I'm knee-deep in writing a steampunk retelling.
A. Steerpike in Gormenghast.
A. I would love to hang out and drink absinthe with all the debauched writers and artists in Montmartre in the mid-19th century. "Pass the absinthe," is probably what I would say the most.
A. I hate waiting/being bored.
A. Climbing trees.
A. Wizard/author with a pet unicorn. I'd love to travel and speak professionally, too-- with my pet unicorn.
A. Being interesting, having a good sense of humor, and not being a zombie.
A. Cake. Definitely cake.
A. Just Like Heaven by the Cure, Anything Anything by Dramarama, All I Ever Wanted by The Airborne Toxic Event, License and Registration by Deathcab for Cutie, Boy With a Coin by Iron & Wine
A. Diana Gabaldon, Sara Donati, Matthew Stover, Gail Carriger, Deanna Raybourn, Meljean Brook, Stephanie Perkins, Scott Westerfeld, Cassandra Clare, Erin Morgenstern, Norton Juster, Jane Austen, Kurt Vonnegut, J.K. Rowling, Gena Showalter, Karen Marie Moning, Nancy Holder. And many, many more.
A. Outlander by Diana Gabaldon, Heroes Die by Matthew Stover, Watership Down by Richard Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams, Into the Wilderness by Sara Donati.
A. Outlander. I reread the entire series every year!
A. Never give up.
A. My fav comment so far was, "Can we rename this guy BIG SEXY?"