Clifford Garstang is the author of five works of fiction including the novels Oliver’s Travels and The Shaman of Turtle Valley and the short story collections House of the Ancients and Other Stories, What the Zhang Boys Know, and In an Uncharted Country. He is also the editor of the acclaimed anthology series, Everywhere Stories: Short Fiction from a Small Planet. A former international lawyer, he lives in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.
>And many more, Bhikku, from your cousins Oboe, Maisie and Leon.
>Happy b-day, Bhikku! And nice rug, cliff (I used to work in a high-end rug store).
>He’s got good taste; he prefers sleeping on that rug to his own bed.