Military Historian and Novelist Chris Evans: The Iron Elves series
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Persistence is the new black.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. Astronaut-billionaire-F1 driver
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. I'm water resistant and come with a lifetime warranty.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. Not having it. It might sound odd, but I am happiest when I am striving to achieve something. And I like leaving at least something to my imagination.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Out running in Central Park.
November 20, 2008Most days, I sit. A lot. As an editor and a writer I sit at my desk, or I sit at the library, or I sit in the back of a cab and work. I have tried reading and jotting notes while walking, but that resulted in painful discoveries, discoveries like lampposts are stubborn s.o.b.s that absolutely refuse to get out of the way even when they’re clearly in the wrong. And so, I sit - or rather, I sat.
Having acquainted my butt cheeks with just about every flat surface in my apartment and Manhattan at large I decided that I needed an activity that at its very core involved minimal sitting. Skeet shooting, shot... see more