Novelist Courtney Sheinmel on kids and AIDS
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Try to be one of those people on whom nothing is lost. - Henry James
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Being in close proximately to all my favorite people; hanging out and enjoying their company, along with good food; and having a place of my own to go to when I want to sit and write.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. When I was young I said I wanted to grow up to be a writer, and I did!
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. loyalty, kindness, perseverance
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. I'm a good friend