My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. It varies, at the moment: Breathe in, breathe out, breathe in, breathe out
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Anyone who spends their life helping others
Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?
A. At the moment, in no particular order: Hallelujah - Jeff Buckley, Spiegel im spiegel - Arvo Part; Oh England My Lionheart - Kate Bush; Strange Fruit - Billy Holiday, The Pearl Fisher's Duet - Bizet.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Football, swimming, making bread, reading, visiting London galleries and big old country houses
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. In the room next door with my family