My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Do the next thing.
Q. What do you regret most?
A. Not changing piano studios my freshman year at Oberlin Conservatory. It would have been a gutsy thing to do, and I would have been happier.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Here in my kitchen, at the world's smallest island.
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. Probably my sense of humor. That, and I won't back down when it's important.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. It takes a huge amount of effort for me to remember to light a single candle rather than curse the darkness.