My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. To paraphrase the existentialists - life is what you make it. Which amounts to a practical kind of karma, I suppose.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Reading? Actually probably sleeping, to be honest.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Haruki Murakami. Stephen King. Anyone who works for Medecins sans Frontieres or Amnesty International.
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. Chocolate, in any form.
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. I have no idea. My hair? It's usually quite big, because I keep forgetting to have it cut. I look like the freakish son of Tom Hanks and David Hasselhoff.