Janet S. Wong
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Why not?
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. In another life, I think I was a dog...or the invisible in-between friend of Winnie-the-Pooh and Piglet.
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. "I'll do it tomorrow": I am a terrible procrastinator.
Q. What do you regret most?
A. Fortunately I don't have many regrets. I'm very good at blocking out bad memories!
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Wonton noodle soup for breakfast...a school visit with enthusiastic, prepared kids...no traffic on the way back home...a sushi dinner with my husband and son...emails from friends...finding a new poem...falling asleep with the fragrance of gardenias blowing through the window screens. Yes, that would be Perfect Happiness!