My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Suicide by media can take a lifetime.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. Studs Terkel
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. To Clark Kent: "Grow a pair, and you won't ever need the the tights and cape."
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. New England clam chowder.