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Claire Bidwell Smith


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Claire Bidwell Smith is the author of The Rules of Inheritance and After This. The Rules of Inheritance has been published in 17 countries and is being adapted for film.  Claire has a master’s degree in clinical psychology and is a therapist specializing in grief. She regularly teaches writing workshops and gives talks on both writing and grief. Her work has appeared in numerous publications including the Huffington Post, Slate,, and BlackBook. She lives in Los Angeles with her two daughters.

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