Patricia Cornwell

Patricia Cornwell: how extreme sports changed my life


I’m always scared when I learn a new sport but my number one rule in life is that I will not be ruled by fear. If I’m afraid of something I’m going to figure out a way to deal with it. Since I was a little kid I’ve loved fast, powerful machines but the truth is I find all my hobbies – scuba diving, helicopter flying and motorcycling – nerve-racking. I’m terrified. More