My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. ficta voluptatis causa sint proxima veris (In order to please, fiction should approximate the truth)
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. To Bess Truman, I would say: "I admire the way you kept yourself and you family grounded while you were on the world's stage."
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. You're not going to wear "that" are you? (to my husband, as we are leaving the house.)
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. A foreign diplomat
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. I tend to be too detail-oriented