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. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Anne of Green Gables, Harry Potter...
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. A good book- or a good episode of Law & Order, or a good, sad movie. A cold night. Hot tea- maybe a glass of red wine. Someone who is comfortable with both silence and noise. Repeat throughout my life.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Too many to list. Alice Walker. Dorothy Allison. Frances Goldin. Bell Hooks.
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. To see into hearts.