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My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Courage is to do what I fear doing
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Trying to change the world ...; more seriously: being involved with international politics somehow, at some level or other. Otherwise, Reading, walking around the city, talking with friends, opera, travel (particularly by car), sitting in café's reading, watching people, discussing small and big matters with friends ...
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. Love scares me to death ... but I can't live without it.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Overcoming my child hood with my sanity intact and no resentments.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. The life time prisoner in Faulkner's Wild Palms who saves a pregnant woman from the floods even though it costs him his one possibility for freedom.