Linda Buckley-Archer: Gideon the Cutpurse
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. I don't know who said this first but I often think of it: If you do what you've always done you'll get what you've always got...
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. To be the last one standing
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Perfect happiness is impossible to describe because it's the one occasion when your internal commentator on life does not feel the need to speak.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Honesty; Warmth; Curiosity
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Walking in the country or in England's great gardens with friends and family