Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Going to concerts, especially chamber music. I'm also addicted to playing scrablble and backgammon on line while listening to WQXR (NYC's classical music station). I can't listen when I'm writing, because then I tend to write in rhythm with the music.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Professional musician.
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. My oversize glasses which I've been wearing for forty years.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Here in New York