My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Get the most out of life. It's shorter than you think.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. I'd probably stay in Washington, D.C. For a journalist writing about politics, national security or military history it's the best town.
Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?
A. I love tuning into the "Oldies" station on my radio but I'm hopeless remembering the titles to songs.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. Demagogues and stupid politicians.
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. I tend to be low key and easy going.