Claire M. Lynch received her B.A. in English from Hofstra University and her M.A. in English from New York University. A public relations manager in New York for 22 years, Claire M. Lynch has published four ebooks on Amazon and Kindle and has had numerous freelance articles published in The New York Times and Newsday. A native New Yorker, Claire M. Lynch now lives near the Atlantic Ocean in North Carolina. Friend of Bill W.