Women rock stars: Girls Like Us
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Try to write with humanity, understanding but never judging
Q. What do you regret most?
A. Not buying a certain loft on Broadway in 1978
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Having a son, Jonathan Kelly, who is beyond terrific (but I don't take credit for it; he gets the credit)
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Completing the last sentence of the last paragraph of a book or article whose writing has meant a lot to me but has been hard...and then watching my favorite TV show with my fellow-author husband and getting a phone call from our son about his new professional triumph; then walking outside to one of the meadows I've created at our country home. And being grateful to be alive and making it through in the creative life I chose for myself.
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?