Reader since 8. Writer since 4. Believes in keeping her nose in a book. Her horcrux is a black pen. Her heart beats in a dog. Found in dusty old bookshops, if not loitering in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Biggest Fear: The black pen will eventually dry out. Biggest Joy: The dream in which she jumped off a cliff. Literary Influencers: Tolstoy, Bukowski, Lahiri, Maurier, Bond Favorite Characters: Sherlock Holmes, Liesel Meminger, Severus Snape, Florentino Ariza, Behemoth.