Tamar Cohen Discusses Her Inspiration for THE MISTRESS'S REVENGE
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Just do it (oh, hang on, I think someone else might have used that...)
Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?
A. Jennifer Egan or Anne Enright or Ann Patchett because they get to look in the mirror and say 'damn, I write some fine books'
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Getting off the plane somewhere I've never been before, experiencing that thrill of the total unknown
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Yossarian from Catch 22, because he's so funny but at the same time so articulate about the insanity of war
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. "I don't know - what do YOU think?"