Novelist Courtney Sheinmel on kids and AIDS
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Try to be one of those people on whom nothing is lost. - Henry James
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. My height -- I'm only 5 feet tall.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. It is freezing cold outside, so I would like to be somewhere warm, like maybe Cancun or Tahiti.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. When people use derogatory words
Q. What’s your greatest fear?