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. 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 is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. People watching, preferably with a large glass of wine
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. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
A. Iago from Othello - he's such an unashamedly nasty piece of work!