Author Revealed

About Angela Hunt

Q. What is your birthdate?

A. 12/20

Q. Previous occupations

A. Professional singer, English teacher, secretary.

Q. Favorite job

A. My most delicious job was the summer I worked at an ice cream shop.

Q. High school and/or college

A. Rockledge High School; Brevard Community College, Liberty University.

Q. Name of your favorite composer or music artist?

A. The Re'Generation--Derric Johnson, arranger.

Q. Favorite movie

A. Lars and the Real Girl.

Q. Favorite television show

A. Project Runway. I wish they had a version for writers.

Revealing Questions

Q. How would you describe your life in only 8 words?

A. Converting life to pages . . . after thoughtful simmering.

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Expect the Unexpected . . .

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Finding and following God's will . . . and enjoying a large stash of bubble gum.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. I'm not really afraid of much, but I have a healthy respect for alligators.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Right where I am.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Eve.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Liz Curtis Higgs.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Anything to do with eyebrows--my characters do eyebrow calisthenics!

Q. What do you regret most?

A. The moments I choose to be selfish.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Painting/illustrating.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Going to work every morning.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. Tending to be cerebral; favoring head over heart.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. Tending to be cerebral, favoring head over heart.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. Me. I dare not aspire to anyone/anything else.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. Organization.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Sema, the gorilla in UNSPOKEN.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. The Beast (as in Beauty and the . . . )

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. I would like to meet the captain of the Titanic and tell him to PLEASE slow down.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. People who crowd baggage claim at the airport. Stand back, please!

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Travel and photography . . .

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. I'd like to be a lawyer/surgeon. :-) After all, this is fantasy, right?

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Faith, truth, loyalty.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Pineapple and ham pizza.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Be Thou My Vision; Somewhere Over the Rainbow Bewitched, Bothered, and Bewildered; Just my Imagination, and I Believe.

On Books and Writing

Q. Who are your favorite authors?

A. Honestly, there are too many to create an inclusive list, but I love reading Francine Rivers, Athol Dickson, Jodi Picoult, Anita Shreve, Dean Koontz, and Kathryn Hulme.

Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?

A. The Bible.The Nun's Story. Jane Eyre.The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations.Modoc. 

Q. Is there a book you love to reread?

A. The Nun's Story.

Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

A. Get thee to a writer's conference ASAP.

Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?

A. "I never would have expected this ending!"