Author Chris O'Dell Discusses Her New Memoir Miss O'Dell
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Be present with each experience
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. At the moment my favorite fictional hero is Tandia.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. I am often too rash, reacting before thinking.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Finding gratitude in whatever comes our way. Seeing our choices and options and doing the best we can do. Loving the people in our lives. Being able to fully be ourselves.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. I most admire my husband who came from so little and earned so much.