My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Do the next thing.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Restaurant reviewer, of course. Isn't that everyone's?
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Continuing to write in the face of rejection slips.
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’s your best quality?
A. Probably my sense of humor. That, and I won't back down when it's important.