Tell us a bit about your family.
My wife and I have seven kids: six girls and a boy. The two oldest are in college (BYU).
What makes you happiest?
Learning new things; being with those I love.
What’s your greatest character strength?
A determination to get to the bottom of confusion and controversies to find the truth, wherever it leads.
What’s your weakest character trait?
Why do you write?
To organize my thoughts about topics I am interested in.
Have you always enjoyed writing?
I never have enjoyed writing, but I enjoy having written/rewritten something well.
What motivates you to write?
When I feel that I have useful information, I want to share it with others.
What writing are you most proud of?
My healthy living book at http://www.fatlossscience.org/book/
What are you most proud of in your personal life?
Being married to the most wonderful woman I have ever known.
Who is your favorite author?
Leo Tolstoy. Whenever I read Death of Ivan Ilych it touches my soul. His stories are sad but inspiring, and there’s something about his writing style that makes it real. I’m not sure what it is.
Genre – Non-fiction
Rating – G