My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. I don't have a motto, but I'll take witty suggestions.
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. Cleopatra. I'd ask her to give me a tour of Alexandria as it was in her day.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. A library with a shady veranda on a sunny tropical island, a cozy lounge chair and my laptop, a gentle breeze and an endless supply of cool beverages.
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. eyes, hands, suddenly always weeding those out of a manuscript but they sneak in again...
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. Either Reese's Cups or my mom's sausage gravy and biscuits.