Today I had such a happy day. It was my actual birthday. I wanted to post this picture because it is of my happy little cat, who is naughty and is probably right now eating the roses my sweetheart brought me for my birthday. Sweet dreams!
Claire Germain Nail makes her home in Oregon, where she graduated from Marylhurst University. Her great grandmother’s family settled in California when it was still part of Mexico. Sea-faring Celts, her father’s ancestors jumped ship in New England. Claire studied the indigenous art of curanderísmo with Gonzalo Flores as research for this novel. She works as an artist, writer, and spiritual director.