Behind the Book: The Anatomy of Dreams
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Don't stop believing.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. I'm a sucker of badass female heroines--Lyra from "The Golden Compass," Cassie Maddox from the Tana French mysteries, and Katniss of "The Hunger Games," which I didn't expect to love; then I became as obsessed as everyone else, and now I'm counting the days until the second movie comes out.
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. Bread. That one was easy.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Compassion, genuineness, intelligence.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Being a real, professional writer--which I suppose now I am!