Author Chris O'Dell Discusses Her New Memoir Miss O'Dell
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Be present with each experience
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. That's cool and Oh, my god!
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. speaking to groups of people
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. I mostly identify with the women who stood up and spoke out for change.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Finding gratitude in whatever comes our way. Seeing our choices and options and doing the best we can do. Loving the people in our lives. Being able to fully be ourselves.