About Penney Peirce
Q. What is your birthdate?
Q. Previous occupations
A. Interior/Graphic Designer, Corporate Art Director
Q. Favorite job
A. Writer, Counselor, Spiritual Teacher
Q. High school and/or college
A. Indianapolis, Cincinnati, New York City
Q. How would you describe your life in only 8 words?
A. Zigzagging into Destiny
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Love the Flow, Trust the Self
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Being in tune, and one with, what is coming to me and from me in whatever form is materializing.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Singing harmonies
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. smoking, loud background music in public, rude people
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. gardening, film, design
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. honesty, respectfulness, humor
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
On Books and Writing
Q. Who are your favorite authors?
A. James Lee Burke Sri Aurobindo Harriet Doerr Carlos Castaneda Rainer Maria Rilke
Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?
A. Possession Initiation Pride and Prejudice
Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
A. Be organized, imaginative, rhythmic, grammatically refined, have a good vocabulary, and find a sharp, compassionate editor!
Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?
A. You're speaking right to me! You're saying what I couldn't verbalize.