Volunteer Profile: Meagan Kus

Volunteer role: West Coast Editor copy editor

Which famous person (living or dead) do you think (or have you been told) you most resemble?
Kate Winslet.

What’s the most important lesson you ever learned?
Do not spit over the Cliffs of Moher (it blows back up).

What or who makes you laugh out loud?
Ricky Gervais.

What is the best book you read in the last year?
Andy Warhol Was a Hoarder: Inside the Minds of History’s Great Personalities, by Claudia Kalb.

What is your favourite reading: fiction, non-fiction, or poetry?

What are your guilty pleasures?
Netflix and cake.

What is your favourite proofreading mark?
Begin new paragraph.

What is your favourite punctuation mark?

What is your dream vacation destination?

If you were presented with a book that told the story of your entire life from start to finish, what would you do with it?
Read it once and cringe.

What is your favourite word? Why?
Sagacious. It sounds beautiful and slightly mysterious.

Who is your favourite poet?
Shel Silverstein.

What is your favourite place in Canada?

What is the last book you read?
The Dinner, by Herman Koch.

What are your favourite book genres?
Satire and history.

Which actor would play you in a biopic of your life?
Frances McDormand.

Which band or singer provided the soundtrack to your teen years?