Love Water Memory
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. You create your own happy.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. I'd love to have a preschool. Or a breakfast/lunch restaurant. Or a bed and breakfast in a tropical location. Or . . .
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Teaching. I love working with kids especially.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. Mean people.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. I live to please. That doesn't always serve me well.
October 18, 2013Writers are a bit like gardeners. We plant seeds, lots of seeds, and hope they'll sprout and take hold in the muck that fertilizes such things and helps them grow. Like gardeners, we don’t always succeed. But when we do, and the result of our meticulous tending blooms, it feel miraculous. Especially when we get to watch it flower twice.
Love Water Memory goes on sale in paperback January 14.
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