Claire Fitzpatrick is a journalist, author, and poet. She writes body horror, science fiction, and historical fiction. Claire is the founder and editor of Oscillate Wildly Press (OWP), a Brisbane-based independent publisher. She is also the editor of The Australian Times Film magazine, and The Body Horror Book - an upcoming non-fiction publication with OWP.
Claire is a published poet, performance artist, and obsessed with The Smiths, British 80's/90's pop, and John Hughes films. Claire is the Awards Director of the 2016 Australian Shadows Awards. Her favourite pastime is embarrassing people in public and laughing at people who fall over in the street. She may be going to hell.