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 are your 5 favorite songs?
A. The Lion Sleeps Tonight; Pachobel Cannon; Quem Pastores; Glory Days; Dona Nobis Pachem
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. Dogfood--because it's probably the only single food that could sustain a human for any period of time. Unfortunately it tastes like dogfood. Also, I'm a vegetarian, so this whole scenario isn't coming out well at all!.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Deep-sea diver
Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?
A. It would be wonderful to be almost any animal, to see what life feels like from their perspective.