Who is your favorite fictional hero?
Harriett the Spy.
Favorite place to get work done?
Writing long-hand on a plane or a train.
What’s on your nightstand?
Evening by Susan Minot, The Turner House by Angela Flournoy.
Who are your favorite authors?
Wally Lamb, John Irving, Jonathan Franzen, Marilynne Robinson, Barbara Kingsolver, Mary Karr, Joyce Carol Oates.
What did you want to be when you grew up?