Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. "When you give up your dreams, you die." I learned that when I saw the movie Flashdance at age 12 and took it to heart.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. I've had many occupations, and if I liked any one aside from writing, I'd be doing that instead. Because writing is hard!
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. "that's genius" "I'm so stressed"
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. To be a better writer