My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Do the next thing.
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. Shrimp cocktail with a fried chicken chaser. What am I saying? Homemade noodle soup.
Q. What do you regret most?
A. Not changing piano studios my freshman year at Oberlin Conservatory. It would have been a gutsy thing to do, and I would have been happier.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. It takes a huge amount of effort for me to remember to light a single candle rather than curse the darkness.
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. I suspect I come off as more assertive than I realize, so maybe that. I've been told I exude self-confidence, and this always shocks me to hear.