April 20, 2012

Friday Quickie

25 quickie facts about Mac Crowne:

Birthday? August 14th
Favorite color? Forrest green
Favorite animal? Cat definitely
Siblings? I have seven actual sibs and countless wannabe sibs who show up at our wild and frequent family events.
Favorite drink? Sweet, chilled white wine, but a cosmo comes in a close second.
If you were a jelly bean flavor, what flavor would you be? YUCK! Can’t I be a chocolate cupcake instead?
Favorite author? Susan Elizabeth Phillips always makes me laugh amid the sighs.
Favorite dish? Timothy Olyphant would be my favorite two-legged variety.
Ice cream flavor? Coffee
Favorite Season? Summer
Plotter or Pantser? Pantser for sure.
Hobbies? Reading - and twirling my hair.
Dream vacation? Caribbean Cruising baby!
Favorite TV show? Justified. (I can’t get enough of Timothy Olyphant)
Musical preference? Anyone with an awesome voice does it for me.
Pet peeve? Computer hackers. There is a special place in hell for people who use their talent to destroy.
Favorite place to write? My back patio.
Favorite song? Barbara Streisand’s version of On Holy Ground ties with Prince’s Little Red Corvette.
Odd family fact? We are descendants of John Adams through my maternal grandmother.
Unforgettable moment? There are so many of them, but my most recent was witnessing my son’s joy the moment his son, and my first grandson, was born.
Favorite Superhero? Spongebob. He maintains his joy of life, despite being surrounded by so many pessimists.
Spicy or not? Spicy
Cat or Dog? Cat
Favorite candy bar? Reese’s Peanut butter cup
Favorite guilty pleasure? Did I mention my friends call me Vacation Mac? I repeat, cruising baby!

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To learn more about Mackenzie Crowne and her writing, check out her blog: http://macsmadmania.blogspot.com/


Mackenzie Crowne said...

Thanks so much for having me today, Sarah. My blog tour for Gift of the Realm doesn't officially begin until 4/25, but your Friday Quickie is SO much fun, I just can't resist including it in my Virtual Scavenger Hunt celebrating the release. So, for a chance to win a free e-copy and a $25 Amazon card, your visitors can click on the link to my blog. (They already have the first clue)

Lilly Gayle said...

GREAT interview, ladies. Mac, I love your pet peeve and your marvelous description of computer hackers. And, I just discovered you're quite possibly a 10th cousin 10 times removed from my husband. lol! He's also an ancestor of John Adams. In fact, John Adams is his first and middle name. lol!

Mackenzie Crowne said...

Well, hello there cuz! LOL

Vonnie Davis ~ Romance Author said...

Only our sweet Mac would rather be a chocolate cupcake than a jelly bean. Great quickie Sarah and Mac.

Karyn Good said...

I hear you about Timothy Olyphant and Justified. Love that show! Great quickie.

Mackenzie Crowne said...

*winking at Vonnie* And Karyn, you have awesome taste in men and TV shows.

Melissa Fox said...

Fun little quickie - Good luck with the release and blog hop next week! The scavenger hunt sounds like a fun idea.

AJ Nuest said...

I knew there was a deep-seated reason we liked each other, my fellow jelly bean disliker!:-) Big hugs, Mac and looking forward to Gift of the Realm! Whoot!

Sarah Grimm said...

Thanks so much for visiting! I can't wait to read Gift of the Realm.