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. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. I tend to be too detail-oriented
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Eric Twainbough, in the historical series The American Chronicles.
Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?
A. A marathon runner.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. A foreign diplomat