Who I am in nine questions suggested by Bonnie Barton

A stunning peony poppy flower obtained in the mystic hour as the sun set on the Georgia property of my 98-year-old friend.
A stunning peony poppy obtained in the mystic hour as the sun set on the South Georgia property of my 98-year-old friend Sarah Brogdon. Photography by Jeremy Roberts

What is your greatest fashion or hairstyle regret?

I’ve been consistent and never too ostentatious. Photos from my childhood do exist where my tough-as-nails mom Sylvia Roberts dressed me in suspenders and a bow tie. Or a jumper — ugh! If I’m feeling brave and there’s interest, I’ll unearth an image.