Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. live life
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Other than writer? Vineyard owner and winemaker.
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. My smile.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. People on their cell phones or blackberries endlessly. It is so unbelievably rude to be eating with someone and have them take a phone call at the table. Or send texts between courses.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Martha Stewart--a self-made woman who DOES IT ALL. And does it much better than any of us could.