My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Try to use good words, like 'slubberdegullion' whenever possible.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Right here with you.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. I admire ordinary people who every day handle extraordinary burdens with bravery, without getting any credit or recognition. For example: my student who was born addicted to crack. Her foster mother who raised her till college. So many are heroic, and their stories are everywhere.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. Too cheerful. It's annoying, even to me. Like living with a giant labradoodle.
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. You have to ask? You don't know? Don't you see that right away?