Heather Vogel Frederick
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. It's the set of the sail, and not the gale, that determines the way we go.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. That would be eating.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. A happy family.
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. I would love to meet Jane Austen, but I'd be far too awed to say anything to her. Plus, if I did, I'm pretty sure she'd find some reason to skewer me in her next novel. After all, this is the woman who once wrote, "For what do we live, but to make sport for our neighbors and laugh at them in our turn?"