My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Slow and steady wins the race.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. Identify? No one, really. But I love language and words and Shakespeare is the king of those, so ... But let's be clear. I'm not actually comparing myself to Shakespeare!
Q. What do you regret most?
A. That I don't have more time to write!
Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. People who say to me: Oh, I've been thinking of writing a children's book for years. Or: When are you going to write something important?