Author and naturalist Sy Montgomery on BIRDOLOGY
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle. (Plato)
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. research, which may involve swimming with pink dolphins, dancing with a famous cockatoo, hiking into cloud forests in search of tree kangaroos, or searching for tigers on elephant back.
Q. What do you regret most?
A. That dogs don't live as long as people
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. "It's better than a sharp stick in the eye."