Character Interviews: Natasha

NatashaFullCover600 Natasha Itsov is a character who was actually a little bit of a surprise.  I decided use some of the  questions from the Proust Questionnaire for these character interviews.

What is your idea of perfect happiness?

Hunting rabbits in icy cold conditions.

What is your greatest fear?

Being brought down by something simple and mundane.

What is the trait you most deplore in yourself?


What is the trait you most deplore in others?

Touchy-Feely displays of affection.

What is your greatest extravagance?

My custom built lane-splitter motorbike.

What is your current state of mind?


On what occasion do you lie?

Whenever I deem it necessary.

What do you most dislike about your appearance?


Which living person do you most despise?

Marin Petrov.

What is the quality you most like in a man?

I admire most when a man knows when to walk away.

What is the quality you most like in a woman?


Which words or phrases do you most overuse?

Ebat. (It means fuck in Ukrainian).

What or who is the greatest love of your life?

I refuse to answer.

When and where were you happiest?

When I was very young, and when I spent time with the person who I refuse to talk about.

Which talent would you most like to have?

I wish I could cook like my grandmother.

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?

My regrets.

Where would you most like to live?

Somewhere with snow.

What is your most marked characteristic?


What is it that you most dislike?

Animal traps.

How would you like to die?

Taking down criminals.

What is your motto?

Do not give in.