My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Try to see things differently -- It's the only way to get a clearer perspective on the world and on your life.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Talon, in Downsiders.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Being with my kids, while eating sushi, on a cruise, having just reached my "goal weight," after e-mailing a final draft of my best book yet, on New Years Eve.
Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?
A. A newborn baby in a loving family -- because I'd have my whole life ahead of me, with endless possibilities.
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. General Tso's chicken.