James S. Hirsch
James Hirsch: Off The Shelf
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. I live to write the perfect sentence.
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. Martin Luther King, Jr. Thank you.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Stephen Dedalus
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Five books.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. My 8-year-old son gets the game-winning hit.