What would be the title of your biography?
Chapter No. XYZ: A Free-Living Commoner.
If you could trade lives with anyone in the world for a day, who would it be and why?
An Egyptian priestess in 1500 BC, because I love the culture of the time. I’m very fascinated by rituals, and the view of life in ancient Egypt which had deep roots in animism.
What’s the most interesting documentary you’ve ever watched?
The Square, which is a documentary about the political revolution in Egypt starting from the events at Tahrir Square.
If you could say something to the world all at once, what would you say?
Meditation can save the world!
If a theme song played every time you walked through the door, what would it be and why?
Just In Time by Nina Simone—my friends and family know it’s my theme song.
If you could invite three people to your fantasy dinner party, living or dead, who would you invite and why?
Mursili III, Ramses I, and Marcus Aurelius I, because I fancy smart and warrior kings.