My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. 'To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily, to not dare is to lose oneself"- Kierkegaard
Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?
A. Wuthering Heights, To Kill A Mockingbird, Shalimar The Clown, House of the Spirits, Cherry. And Pablo Neruda: The Complete Verses.
Q. Is there a book you love to reread?
A. Wuthering Heights
Q. Who are your favorite authors?
A. The Brontes, Salman Rushdie, Charles Dickens, Jane Austen, Flannery O'Connor, Truman Capote, Carson McCullers, Shakespeare, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Joan Didion, Mary Karr.
Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?
A. That they can really identify with the characters in my books, that they feel like they are inside the character's head and heart.