A. "Don't pick it." My Mom told me that, and it applies to any number of situations.
A. After meeting the horribly sexist literary hero, I think I've given up on wishing for future encounters with famous people.
A. I am terrifically thin-skinned, and I hold grudges. So don't piss me off! Not even accidentally!
A. I can sing adequately, but if I could, I'd love to be really, really good. Good enough to take it on the road.
A. Linda Voss, from Susan Isaac's SHINING THROUGH, a secretary-turned-spy who saves the world and gets the guy.