My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. "Writing is a socially acceptable form of schizophrenia."--E.L. Doctorow
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Well, that kind of depends on one's priorities, no? I'm still pretty astounded to be making a living writing books for teens--definitely a lifelong dream of mine.
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. I have some thoughts about this--but they are for me to know and you to (maybe) find out!
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. Running out of story ideas. And heights.
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. Chocolate or coffee. I suppose some sort of hybrid cafe mocha-type beverage.