James S. Hirsch
James Hirsch: Off The Shelf
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. I live to write the perfect sentence.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. My 8-year-old son gets the game-winning hit.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. Pretentious language.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Five books.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Stephen Dedalus