About Paula Marie Coomer

Paula Coomer is a former U.S. Public Health Service commissioned officer who developed public health and community health nursing programs on the Nez Perce and Coeur d'Alene reservations. In 2006, she was a nominee for two Pushcart Prizes and Writer-in-Residence for Fishtrap. Her newest books are Dove Creek and Summer of Government Cheese. Visit her website.