My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Gather around the table, eat, talk, laugh, love.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. honesty, enthusiasm, love
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. My mother, for reasons obvious and not so obvious
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. I'm a fiction writer, and I generally write historical fiction, so I honestly have to say that the person in history I most identify with is the next person I will probably make up.
Q. What do you regret most?
A. Kingda Ka, I never should have let those pesky kids convince me to ride that roller coaster