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. What is your greatest achievement?
A. I think writing a novel -- any novel -- is an impossibly difficult achievement.
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. I would love to meet all my characters: Louise, Louis XIV, Josephine and Napoleon.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?