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. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. People who give one star Amazon reviews because the book took too long to arrive, or the cat sat on the Kindle or they never got around to reading it because they didn't like the cover.
Q. What do you regret most?
A. Waiting until the age of 46 to get it together to write a novel
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. 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'