Carole Morin lives in London and Beijing and is addicted to xi gua. Writing rituals include wearing silk pyjamas, high heels and mo li perfume. She drinks water, extra dry snow leopard martinis, and jasmine green tea. Likes the sky, trees and green water. Dislikes loud pompous porkers particularly on planes. A socially skilled sociopath, she enjoys performing her work for large audiences. She has been everywhere except Greenland, South Africa and Albania. Hobbies include shooting and swimming.