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. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. It is freezing cold outside, so I would like to be somewhere warm, like maybe Cancun or Tahiti.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Atticus Finch
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. loyalty, kindness, perseverance
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.