Novelist Courtney Sheinmel on kids and AIDS
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Try to be one of those people on whom nothing is lost. - Henry James
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. My height -- I'm only 5 feet tall.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. When I was young I said I wanted to grow up to be a writer, and I did!
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. loyalty, kindness, perseverance
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. It would have to be something that included cheese