Janet Ruth Young
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Progress, not perfection.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. I have a freelance editing business. I'm a semiprofessional singer and I also like walking and working on my house and garden.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Right where I am (I chose to live here). However, I'd like to have a pied-a-terre in Boston or New York City so that I can keep up with cultural events.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. My three books, of course!
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Integrity, competence, and a sense of purpose.