Exploding on the political scene this election year is a candidate driven to strike a blow for all women, with the help of a newfound love. She is a Democrat, he is a Republican. Although political opposites they have two things in common. They both enjoy wine and wealth. But having a piece of the good life is t eugh for this young widow. She aspires to become the first of her sex to achieve her state's highest level of public service. With her guy by her side and a hardworking team of quirky characters, she mounts a daring campaign laced with humor, suspense and romantic adventure. For anyone who enjoys the sport of politics or the game of love, Here's Clare is the number one choice.
Robert L. Haught is a former Washington-based columnist who writes a daily commentary as well as travel, food and wine, gardening, writing and humor articles for his online magazine at haughtline.net. His career includes service as manager of a UPI news bureau, a top aide to two governors and two U.S. senators, a state agency head, a campaign staffer and a small business owner. He is the author of two humor books: Now, I'm No Expert on Cats and Other Mysteries of Life and The POTUS Chronicles: Bubba Between the Bushes. He and his wife Mary have traveled widely but also enjoy the unhurried pace of life on their Virginia farm in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.