My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Always fight for your happiness!
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Atticus Finch in "To Kill a Mockingbird" is such a symbol of strength, integrity, and honor in the face of social and legal challenges. He valued every life, not just that of a white man.
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. One time, when I was in the shower, I washed my face with a washcloth (like normal). After washing my face, I open the washcloth to rinse it out and there was a scorpion! I screamed and jumped out of the shower! Would you believe that scorpion didn't sting me? *shiver*
Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
A. Hannibal Lecter is so smart, so diabolical, and so truly evil that I can't watch the movie without a solid week of nightmares.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Erin Gruwell transformed a group of students who had been written off by their other teachers, their parents, and society. She taught them how to express themselves in a non-violent matter. She showed them that every life matters! Check out the movie "Freedom Writers" to learn more about it. It's amazing!