My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Beware of mottoes and maxims
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. No longer being able to write. And poisonous snakes.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. For anybody anywhere?
This is not prescriptive, but. . .
To this add a sense of safety, place, love, purpose, and worthy work.
To that add dogs, cats, songbirds, little kids, and strong coffee.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Being the mother of three wonderful daughters
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Aung San Suu Kyi