Porter Shreve

Porter Shreve was born during the Lyndon Johnson administration, grew up in Washington, D.C., and has attended three presidential inaugurations: Carter '77, Clinton '93, and Clinton '97. In the 1970s his family started an alternative school called Our House Is a Very, Very, Very Fine House, and some of When the White House Was Ours is loosely based on that experience. Shreve's first novel, The Obituary Writer, was a New York Times Notable Book, and his second, Drives Like a Dream, was a Chicago...See more

Personality Profile For Porter Shreve

The following is a personality profile of Porter Shreve (Editor) based on his work.

Porter Shreve (Editor) is social and confident.

He is confident, he is hard to embarrass and is self-confident most of the time. He is empathetic as well: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. But, Porter Shreve (Editor) is also calm-seeking: he prefers activities that are quiet, calm, and safe.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for organization.

He is relatively unconcerned with both taking pleasure in life and achieving success. He prefers activities with a purpose greater than just personal enjoyment. And he makes decisions with little regard for how they show off his talents.

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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