Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Luck favors the prepared mind.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Fully investing myself in my marriage to my best friend.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Helping run the Portage Center for the Arts.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. Trying to please everyone and getting upset if I can't.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Hazel in Watership Down