My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. To paraphrase the existentialists - life is what you make it. Which amounts to a practical kind of karma, I suppose.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Reading? Actually probably sleeping, to be honest.
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. I'd like to meet Shakespeare and I'd ask him how to write better.
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. I have no idea. My hair? It's usually quite big, because I keep forgetting to have it cut. I look like the freakish son of Tom Hanks and David Hasselhoff.
Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?
A. Hmmm. "Beat It"; "Here, There and Everywhere" by the Beatles; "U-Mass" by the Pixies; "Heartbeat" by Annie and "Etched Headplate" by Burial