J. M. Bedell
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. “Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.”
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. I'd like to own my own business. A little bookstore/coffeeshop/artsy place where people hang out and discuss life.
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. Susie King Taylor. She wrote the only first person account of life as a female slave during the Civil War. And I wouldn't say much, I'd just sit and listen to her stories.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. All those writers who struggled to find their voice and then a place in the publishing world.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Elastigirl from the Incredibles movie.