Claire R. McDougall

Claire R. McDougall, a native of Scotland, graduated from Oxford University and lives now in Aspen, Colorado, with her family. After an early start as a newspaper columnist, her career in creative writing moved through the genres of poetry and short stories to settle on Scottish novels.

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My Life in 8 Words

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Claire R. McDougall
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Everything at this moment is exactly as it should be

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. On a beach watching waves turn over into foam, listening to them break on the shore

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. Passion

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Eeeks. All I can say is that I have four portraits on the wall of my office: Emily Bronte, Friedrich Nietzsche, DH Lawrence and John Steinbeck.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. Shooting my mouth off. People don't like it, and I usually live to regret it.

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