A. I have worked in hospice care with cancer patients...and worked in film/tv production.
A. Nothing beats writing all day in your PJs, but I did enjoy my time working in hospice.
A. I went to Lower Merion High School outside of Philadelphia, attended Vassar College as an undergraduate, and received my masters at New York University.
A. No one beats Beethoven.
A. I will cheat and list five: VERTIGO, THE EMPIRE STRICKES BACK, JAWS, THE SEARCHERS, and THE THIRD MAN.
A. Again I will cheat and list five: BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER, ANGEL, FIREFLY, FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS, and MAD MEN.
A. Taking a walk along the beach in the early morning before it gets hot, and maybe taking a quick dip in the ocean.
A. Heights and large mobs of people top the list while awake. In dreams, black water.
A. Near the ocean.
A. Professionally, I have to say I love just about anything Joss Whedon touches.
A. In grad school people thought I used the word "melee" too often. I respectfully disagree.
A. Toss up between being a concert pianist or a Major League pitcher.
A. Survivng this long with my sarcastic sense of humor.
A. I am a world class procrastinator.
A. Han Solo.
A. My stunning good looks.
A. I think it'd be fun to pick Dante Alighieri's brain.
A. People being stupid.
A. I could never choose just five. I'll stick with the Beatles, Grateful Dead, and Bob Dylan if pressed, but that just seems silly.
A. THE NAME OF THE ROSE by Umberto Eco, THE AMAZING ADVENTURES OF CAVALIER AND CLAY by Michael Chabon, GAME OF THRONES by George R.R. Martin, WITHOUT FEATHERS by Woody Allen, and THE DIVINE COMEDY by Dante Alighieri
A. Endurance will be your salvation.