Your name: Kate Norton
Your home town: Tampa, Florida
Your major(s): Psychology and English
Are you fluent in any language(s) other than English? No
What are your career plans? To become an editor and a psychologist.
What is your favorite book or author and why? My favorite author is Toni Morrison because her novels are incredibly powerful. Each time I read her work, I understand something I had not understood before.
What is your favorite word? Complexity
Describe a significant breakthrough in your development as a writer: Becoming comfortable with all kinds of writing—poetry, fiction, nonfiction, research papers—was important for me as a writer. Exploring the variety writing has to offer is fulfilling because it means you can express yourself in many different ways.