James S. Hirsch
James Hirsch: Off The Shelf
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. I live to write the perfect sentence.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. I chase open-ended straights.
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. My 8-year-old son gets the game-winning hit.