My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Hemingway once wrote, 'The world is a fine place and worth fighting for.' I agree with the second part.
Q. Who are your favorite authors?
A. John Irving, Chuck Palahniuk, Tom Wolfe, Ray Bradbury, David Foster Wallace, Norman Mailer, Douglas Clegg, Robert B. Parker, Alexandre Dumas, James Joyce, Kurt Vonnegut, Ernest Hemingway, Robert E. Howard
Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?
A. Did that really happen? (All too often: Yes)
Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
A. Read more. And, read mostly outside your genre.
Q. Is there a book you love to reread?
A. See author list above. I'm ALWAYS rereading at minimum one of them.