Kathleen Benner Duble
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. We make a living by what we do. But we make a life by what we give.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Reading, spending time with my girls, dinner with my husband
Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?
A. Born to Run, Netherlands, Living in a Moment, Memories of Us, The One to Know
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. It would have to be my great (x9) grandmother, Abigail Faulkner who was accused of witchcraft. I would love to walk with her through the streets and have her show me where she lived and how she lived and to tell me what she now thinks about the trials she went through and the people who brought it all about.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Warm heat rising from worn wood, cool waters lapping on rugged rocks - two girls, neither whom look like me, dancing and singing, oblivious to me the watcher, then jumping and splashing and drenching me, laughing