Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?
A. Magic Elizabeth, by Norma Kassirer
Wait Till Helen Comes, by Mary Downing Hahn
Zel, by Donna Jo Napoli
Operating Instructions, by Anne Lamott
Lottery, by Patricia Wood
Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?
A. I thought I already knew this story!