Author Revealed: Eileen Cook
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Carpe Diem- Seize the day. I would much rather make a mistake then to have never tried at all.
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. I can make people laugh.
Q. What do you regret most?
A. I don't regret anything I've done-- but I do regret not doing some things because I was afraid of looking stupid or failing.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. I moved to Europe by myself to go to school. I discovered I could travel by myself, solve all kinds of problems and that I really liked my own company.
Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?
A. I spent a long time wishing I was more like someone else-- cuter, more athletic, smarter, etc. Now I'm glad to be me.