If your life were a novel, what would be the title?
War & Peace
Where were you born?
Lakewood, New Jersey
Where is the place you call home?
Charlotte, North Carolina
When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
What is your profession?
Life, Love & Relationship Coach (ultimately, a teacher)
What profession, other than your own, would you like to attempt?
Race car driver
What is your favorite quote?
Don’t look for love, it lives inside you. You are love.
What is your preferred form of creative expression?
the written word… and also dancing wherever the mood strikes me
What is your favorite movie, song, and work of art?
Movie: Elf, Song: Don’t think I could pick one; Work of art: my children
Who do you admire most?
I’ve always struggled to answer this question because I grew up without mentors… I most admire the underdog, the person who has chosen to rise from the ashes.
Over the course of your life, what is an issue with which you have repeatedly struggled?
Tuning-in to the feelings of others before my own
In childhood, who was your celebrity crush?
- Thomas Howell, a.k.a. Ponyboy
What historical figure would you most like to meet?
What natural gift or ability would you most like to possess?
What do you consider your greatest achievement?
raising two beautiful, smart, healthy children
What quality do you admire most in a person?
open-heartedness (if that’s a word)
What is something you would like to learn about?
I would like to learn more about how to work on cars and motorcycles.
What do you wish more people knew about you?
I strive to be above average or out of the ordinary in most areas of my life.
What is your idea of success?
I like the way Earl Nightengale says it. “Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal.” My definition: Success is living a life you truly love.
What would you like people to say about you when you’re gone?
Life was better with her around.