Countdown with ...
Interviewed 03 March 2018
Ten words to sum up your working life to date ...
Entertainment reporter, women’s magazine editor, tabloid stringer, crime reporter, novelist
Nine things you can see from where you're sitting ...
Bottle of seltzer
Cardboard cup of coffee
Photocopy of court documents
Bank of TVs
Box of tissues
Fortune cookie fortune that reads: “Society prepares the crime, the criminal commits it.”
Eight minutes to prepare a meal. What's it going to be ?
Plain old spaghetti with some olive oil, salt, pepper and plenty of parmesan
Seven people you'd like to go for a drink with ...
My best friend, Melissa Tepe – she lives in St Louis and I miss her every day
Six things you can't live without ...
Five favourite words ...
I don’t really have favourite words, so I’m answering with words/phrases I use a lot:
Waiting on confirmation
What did I just say? (I have a two-year-old)
Let’s do it
Four places you'd run away to ...
Three books you've bought recently ...
The Long and Faraway Gone by Lou Berney
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Asking For It: The alarming rise of rape culture and what we can do about it by Kate Harding
Two things that make you rant ...
People who don’t pick up after their dogs
Donald Trump voters
One thing you'd tell your teenage self ...
Don’t agonize over spending $100 on those Doc Martens, you’ll still be wearing them when you’re 40!