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Industry Student
Location Portland, Oregon, United States
Introduction Claire is the author of Generation V: the Complete Guide to Going, Being, and Staying Vegan as a Teenager and has also been featured in the 2009 edition of Fiske Real College Essays That Work, as well as the Wall Street Journal, Vegetarian Times, and others. Raised in the Midwest, she now lives in the vegan paradise of Portland, OR. In addition to going to college, she spends her days reading, writing, gazing at Mt. Hood, and collecting terrible puns.
Interests writing, reading, feminism, gender/sexuality, spirituality/religion, being outside, beard appreciation, the pacific northwest, meditation, biking, the moon tonight, webcomics, word games
Favorite Movies Me and You and Everyone We Know, Persepolis, Rent, Hard Candy, Matilda
Favorite Music Dar Williams, the Tallest Man on Earth, Animal Collective, Tori Amos, Death Cab for Cutie, Neutral Milk Hotel, the Decemberists, Kimya Dawson, Tegan & Sara, Laura Marling, Fleet Foxes, Florence & The Machine
Favorite Books The Handmaid's Tale, the Time-Traveler's Wife, How We Are Hungry, No One Belongs Here More Than You, Ishmael, If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things, the Prophet, A Natural History of the Senses, Dearest Anne, Life of Pi, Middlesex, A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius, Breaking the Spell, On Subbing, the Perks of Being a Wallflower, Branded, Please Don't Kill the Freshman, In Watermelon Sugar, Sum Pablo Neruda, Margaret Atwood, Jessica Lamb, Billy Collins, Sappho, e e cummings

Never mind the turtle. Don't you think you're sure to win?

Resoundingly yes!