Oleander Girl by Chitra Divakaruni
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Ancora Imparo--Still I am Learning (from Michelangelo)
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. The Dalai Lama
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. This one, just with more bestsellers & awards and fans clamoring for me to autograph their bodies.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Time travel--I could get a lot of fun novels out of that one.