My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Nasci, Pati, Mori.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. Ibn Battuta. I would ask him to take me with him. At least for part of his travels.
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. I don't know.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Walking in the countryside in central Italy, visiting antique churches. Going back home, cook and eat.