Terry Mort

Terry Mort was born and raised in Poland, Ohio, and attended Princeton, where he wrote his senior thesis on the Hemingway Hero. Carlos Baker, Hemingway's official biographer, was one of the readers. Initially interested in a career in academics, Terry opted instead to enlist in the Navy and spent three years on active duty-- two on the West Coast, which included a tour of Vietnam.

Books by this Author

The Hemingway Patrols

Videos

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Form and content.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Huck Finn

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. dependability, sense of humor, intelligence

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Making Believe, Girl from the North Country, If I Needed You, Who Knows Where the Time Goes,The Song of the Wandering Aengus

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Unlikely. To paraphrase Voltaire, perfection is the enemy of the good.

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