FOUR SISTERS, ALL QUEENS
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. "Love is a verb." Also, "You don't get what you don't ask for."
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. I would love to meet Jesus and ask him what he thinks of universal health care.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Oprah Winfrey, for her magnanimous support of women and authors. The Dalai Lama, for inspiring us all to lead compassionate lives.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Capitola in Eden Southworth's classic novel, "The Hidden Hand." Lily Barth in "House of Mirth." Morgaine in "The Mists of Avalon." Anna Karenina. A'isha in my first two books, "The Jewel of Medina" and "The Sword of Medina." And I have a special place in my heart for each of my four sister-queens!