My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Drink a lot of coffee.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Not crying during that car commercial where the dad watches his teenage daughter drive off for the first time.
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. "He turned." "She turned." People are always turning around in my books! Stop turning, people! You'll get dizzy.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. It used to be novelist, but some of the gloss is gone from that one. Now ballet dancer has moved up to the top spot.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. My house, but without a screaming toddler in it.