Writer Staceyann Chin: Off The Shelf
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. If we do not speak, who will?
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. I'm argumentative.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. Food garbage in my bedroom or office garbage can.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. To see into hearts.
Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?
A. Hmmm. Too many to list. I like angsty, radical women like Ani Difranco, and Tracy Chapman. I like vulnerable boys singers like John Mayer, Peter Cetera and Prince. I like boy bands like Collective Soul, and Smashing Pumpkins. I like risky passionate singers like Tina Turner and Nina Simone.