My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Never give in to self-righteousness, your own or other people's.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Swimming in clear blue water off a tropical beach, looking forward to lunch.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. To play jazz piano.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
Q. What do you regret most?
A. Not having directed more plays and films. Working with actors, designers, technicians and all is a wonderful break from the solitariness of writing, and whenever I've done it it's worked out rather well.