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Karsten Knight

Karsten Knight has 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 be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. South Beach, Miami. Or in Hawaii, learning (of failing to learn) how to surf

Q. What do you regret most?

A. That I gave up my promising career as a professional hacky sack player to pursue higher education.

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. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. "Soldier" by Ingrid Michaelson. "Time Won't Let Me Go" by the Bravery. "Wait it Out" by Imogen Heap. "Morningside" by Sara Bareilles. "Arise" by E.S. Posthumus

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