About Claire Cook:
Claire Cook is an American novelist, non-fiction writer, reinvention speaker, publisher, contest judge (Family Circle magazine fiction contest), Thurber Prize for American Humor finalist and judge, Beach Book Festival grand prize and fiction winner, and former teacher. Cook is a New York Times, USA Today, #1 Amazon.com bestselling author, Good Morning America summer book pick author, and was featured on The Today Show in the Today's Woman: Making the Most of Midlife segment.
I pulled my suitcase out of the backseat of my bug, along with Cannoli's new travel case, a spiffy animal print pet backpack on wheels. When I first saw it, I thought maybe the dog was supposed to wear the backpack, but it turned out the person wore ...Claire Cook
I heard a choking sound behind me. When I looked back, Cannoli was hanging from the backpack harness with her hind legs circling frantically in the air. She looked like she was riding a bike just above ground level. "Cannoli," I yelled. I unhooked he...Claire Cook
There also wasn't one single bit of grass or dirt outside the airport. Even the median strip was a concrete sidewalk. Where did Atlanta's pet travelers pee? Maybe city dogs just learned to use the sidewalk. We kept walking. It looked like if we cross...Claire Cook
Everybody does stupid things in life. Some of us more than others. You think you're going to get away with it. Or one or both of you just stop thinking. But it happens. And when it does, you can keep drinking it like poison, or you can put it behind ...Claire Cook
You never know what you're going to get with a pinball game," John said. "It's a lot like life. You can't control it, so you have to just roll with it and do the best you can. And if you do well enough, sometimes you get a bonus play.Claire Cook