Malla Nunn on PRESENT DARKNESS
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Ubuntu: We are people through other people.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. My parents. They have survived hard lives with their humanity intact.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. One! Impossible. Georgina "call me George" from Enid Blyton's Famous Five, Mosley's Easy Rawlins, the father in McCarthy's "The Road." The list goes on!
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. My family. Being a writer.
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. My third world appreciation for every great thing in my life.