About Gwen Millward
Q. What is your birthdate?
Q. Previous occupations
A. Shop assistant in a shop that sold art materials
Q. Favorite job
A. Writing and illustrating
Q. High school and/or college
A. I went to Llanfair Caereinion high school in Wales and Edinburgh College of Art in Scotland
Q. Name of your favorite composer or music artist?
A. I love listening to Bach and Fleet Foxes are my favourite music artists at the moment
Q. Favorite movie
A. The apartment and Spirited away
Q. Favorite television show
A. Him and Her (it's a British comedy-very funny!)
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Sitting with a really good cup of coffee and a good book, knowing that all my family and friends are safe and happy.
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. Losing someone I love
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. In the south of France on a secluded beach in the summertime
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. Ooooh, that's tricky. I can honestly say I don't know!
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. David Attenborough. He's so passionate about what he does.
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. 'Basically' and 'Oooh, I think it's time for a coffee!'
Q. What do you regret most?
A. Not learning to play a musical instrument really well
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Playing a musical instrument really well
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Writing and illustrating my own story
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. Being a scatterbrain
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. I'm very laid back and calm (so I'm told)that might be why I'm a scatterbrain...
Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?
A. I think about this question a lot, and I have come to the conclusion that I would most like to be an Elephant. No particular reason, I just think they're really cool
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. I'm a friendly scatterbrain
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Aslan the lion from The Lion The Witch And The Wardrobe. He's cuddly and brave, what more could you want!
Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
A. Cruela Devile
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. Leonardo Da Vinci. I'd ask if he'd like to go for a coffee and have a chat about stuff.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. Unfriendly people and bad tempered dogs
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Reading, painting and going for long walks up big hills
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Fashion designer
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Honesty, intelligence, humor
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. My Mums Lasagne, it is so very very tasty
Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?
A. Fleet Foxes-white winter hymnal, Arcade fire-Rebellion, Vampire weekend-Oxford comma,The Rolling Stones-She's a rainbow, The Beatles-all you need is love