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Karsten Knight

Karsten Knighthas been writing since the age of six, when he completed his first masterpiece: a picture book series about an adventurous worm. In the two decades that have followed, Karsten has worked as a proofreader, a bookseller, and a college admissions counselor before he finally decided that his true calling was to be a volcano goddess biographer. He lives in Boston, and for more information or to watch his video blog, visit KarstenKnight.com.
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Why You Shouldn't Divorce a Polynesian Volcano Goddess

Karsten Knight discusses the challenges of divorcing a diety and space travel.

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Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Sushi, specifically any form of spicy maki--spicy tuna, yellowtail jalapeno, shrimp tempura...

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. The T-Rex from Jurassic Park (I promise this is my last dinosaur reference).

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. I don't take questionnaires seriously enough.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. Probably a penguin. For the hilarity. And I'd save a fortune on tux rentals during wedding season.

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