My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Do the next thing.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. I always return to Elizabeth Bennet in Pride and Prejudice.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Restaurant reviewer, of course. Isn't that everyone's?
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. "Don't make me count to three, young man!"
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Continuing to write in the face of rejection slips.