A. Awesome. Seriously. I also use parentheses way too much (or maybe just enough).
A. I tend to get wrapped up in my own head and not notice things and people around me. If I’m really involved in what I’m doing, I forget things people say in about half a second. It’s great for focus, but sometimes it comes across as thoughtlessness, and I wonder if I’m being a jerk.
A. Novelist! I can’t imagine anything better than this. Though I think it would be fun to drive a Zamboni or operate a forklift.
A. I had to consult my husband on this one, and he said it’s that I don’t take myself too seriously.