Get to know fantasy author Laura Anne Gilman
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. "Write what you know" means learn more, not write less.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. I think getting up every morning is the most amazing thing any of us do. We know what's out there, and yet we keep going. Some days, admittedly, it's more difficult than others...
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Photographer. I mourn the slow demise of the darkroom in the age of digital photos; there was something very soothing about the process of turning negatives into finished photos.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. Impatience, probably.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Oh, I would so love to be able to draw. I can see it all in my head, but . I can barely draw a straight line with a ruler.