My hobbies are mountain biking, horseback riding and packing, canoeing and kayaking, hiking, camping, cooking, and skiing.
Hubris and science are incompatible.
My first job was washing dishes in the basement of a nursing home for $2.10 an hour, and I learned as much about the value of hard work there as I ever did later.
I need to write in a small room - the smaller the better. I can't write in a big room where someone might sneak up behind my back.
There are so many journalists out there, I hate to say it, who are lazy and don't do their research - and it shows.