Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. A hurt that heaven can't heal.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. Any anonymous peasant girl will do.
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. California rolls and miso soup
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. I'd like to spend an afternoon with Emily Dickinson talking about writing, religion, philosophy, love and inspiration.