My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Do the next thing.
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. Shrimp cocktail with a fried chicken chaser. What am I saying? Homemade noodle soup.
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. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. "Don't make me count to three, young man!"
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. Losing my child. Also daddy-long-legs and mushrooms.