E. J. Patten
Lisa McMann Interview and Reading
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Power, without compassion, is the greatest evil there is.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Being unemployed.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. That when asked a question about my greatest flaw, I make a joke out of it.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Being Harrison Ford.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Compassion. Adaptability. A sense of humor.