Ru Freeman

Ru Freeman is a Sri Lankan writer whose political journalism and fiction has been published internationally. She lives in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania.

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A Disobedient Girl

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Take risks, overextend and always dress the part.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Finding a way to honor the country in which I chose to live, as much as I honor the country in which I was born, and knowing that my affirmation of each of these countries did not have to be measured by the same yardstick so long as my intentions stemmed from a place of love and regard.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. loyalty, sisterhood, intellectual rigor.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. A fabulous politican with a string of accomplishments in the fields of human rights, the rights of children, cross-cultural understanding, and education with a stack of best-selling books to my credit!

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Reading, Latin/Ballroom dance and Middle Eastern dance.

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