Bill Scheller

Bill Scheller is an intrepid travel writer and journalist.  His byline has appeared in numerous publications, including National Geographic Traveler, Islands, National Geographic World, The Washington Post Magazine, The Christian Science Monitor, Yankee magazine, and This Old House.  He is the author of 33 books, including The Bad for You Cookbook, which he wrote with Chris Maynard, and is co-editor of the online travel magazine  He and his wife, Kay. live in northern Vermont.

Books by this Author

Manifold Destiny

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Go ahead, have some more.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. For myself? Decrepitude.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Needless to say (then why the hell say it?)

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Staying out of cubicles

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. As a group, anyone small-minded and petty who has power over others, like Mrs. Bridgetower in Robertson Davies' Salterton Trilogy, or Irene Pollock in Alexander McCall Smith's 44 Scotland Street series. These people are worse than the obvious hateful and violent choices for this category.