My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Faith, like a guillotine. As heavy. As light. Franz Kafka.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. My parents. Sappy answer but they have lived extraordinary lives of generosity, gregarity, intellectual rigor and grace under fire.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Right here, but I'd be able to live within walking distance of my favorite people, the beach, and a pub.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Hearing from a reader who says s/he loved my book. Drinks and dinner with my favorite people. Losing myself in my writing. Having someone tell me they liked what I cooked. Painting, reading, laughing. Losing myself in a movie.