My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. "The world is not enough" is a great quote from the James Bond canon that I've always admired. I also like "Never give up, never surrender!" from the movie Galaxy Quest.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Reading, of course!
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. People who are late for or forget appointments
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. I'd love to be able to speak another language.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. I like to read stories about the American West, and I'm always amazed by the strength and spirit it took for the pioneers, cowboys, and others to carve out a life for themselves and their families. They had a toughness and a can-do spirit that I really admire.