My Name Is
If you had a time machine when would you go and why?
-"To the Nineteenth century. It seemed a time of superstition and
weirdness and desperately strong emotion."
What single moment of your life would you change if you had the chance?
-" My fifth birthday party when I broke down in tears because all the
boys were misbehaving so much."
What would you most like to know?
-"What I was doing before I was born."
Which living person do you most dislike?
-"That's easy, it's me isn't it."
What did you want to be when you grew up?
-"Normal but I wasn't sure how to accomplish it. Now I don't care."
Who or what has been the greatest influence on your life?
What is your earliest memory?
-"Two friends of my parents knocking on a window, waving a bucket and
spade at me, as I was thinking- who are these people and why are they
smiling at me."
What makes you angry?
-"Cruelty of any kind."
What is your worst failing?
-"I tend to drift off quite a lot."
What is your favourite place?
-"Staring out to sea with someone I love."