My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. My motto is: Honesty doesn’t hang on the printed word, nor beauty on powder and paint.
Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?
A. Pavaroti’s “Tonight No-one Sleeps”; Celine Dion’s “My Heart Will Go On”; Whitney Huston’s “I Will Always Love You'; Mariah Carey’s “When You Believe”; The theme song of the Chinese TV series “Dream of the Red Chamber”
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. To be honest, courageous, and true to my words
Q. What’s your best quality?
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Being the first, and a Chinese, writer to be published in Simon & Schuster’s new world literature series, Atria International Imprint.