About Natasha Wing
Q. What is your birthdate?
Q. Previous occupations
A. assistant tennis pro, advertising copywriter, movie extra, tour guide at a newspaper, office clerk, reading tutor, lunch monitor
Q. Favorite job
A. The one I have now - being an author
Q. High school and/or college
A. Amity Regional High School in Connecticut, and college at Arizona State University
Q. Name of your favorite composer or music artist?
Q. Favorite movie
A. Blade Runner, Forrest Gump and Chicago
Q. Favorite television show
A. Project Runway
Q. How would you describe your life in only 8 words?
A. easy, lucky, full of friends, lots of freedom
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Learn the rules then break them.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Freedom of choice.
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. Dieing alone.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. Daisy Low
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. J.K. Rowling
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
Q. What do you regret most?
A. Not having a child
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Art so I could illustrate my own books.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Being married so long
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. Open to making new friends
Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?
A. A wolf
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Willie Wonka
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. Charles Dickens "We have the same birthday!"
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Watching HGTV, What Not to Wear, and Project Runway or riding my cool bike
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Voice overs for cartoon characters or a financially successful adult author
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. honesty, friendliness, self-reliance
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
On Books and Writing
Q. Who are your favorite authors?
A. JK Rowling, Erik Larson, Amy Tan, Dr. Seuss
Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?
A. Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, Like Water for Chocolate, The Bridges of Madison County, The Devil in the White City, City of Fallen Angels
Q. Is there a book you love to reread?
A. Harry Potter
Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
A. Study how to write better then follow your own journey
Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?
A. What's your next Night Before book?