Two Incredible Memoirs, One Moving Life Story
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story. Orson Welles
Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?
A. The House of Mirth, The Portrait of a Lady, I Captured the Castle, Middlemarch, To Kill a Mockingbird.
Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
A. It sounds corny,but don't stop believing in yourself, and never give up.
Q. Is there a book you love to reread?
A. It would be a toss up between The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James, and Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird.
Q. Who are your favorite authors?
A. William Shakespeare, Jane Austen, George Eliot, Edith Wharton, Henry James, Dodie Smith, Dawn Powell, Iris Murdoch, Truman Capote, Harper Lee, J.D. Salinger.