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. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. To be a better writer
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. I haven't achieved it yet
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Maggie Lunel of Mistral's Daughter