Get to Know Historical Novelist Sandra Gulland
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. "Overnight success takes twenty-five years."
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. Cheese cake!
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. I'd love to have a talent for foreign languages.
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. Being trapped for a long time without anything to read.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. I think writing a novel -- any novel -- is an impossibly difficult achievement.