With an MFA in Creative Nonfiction and a background in teaching and program management, Claire has over twelve years of experience motivating fellow writers and communications professionals to approach storytelling with confidence and passion.
CLAIRE CAMPBELL is a novelist and performer whose journey traces from Central Texas to NYC to the West Texas desert, and finally back to Austin. She holds an MFA in creative nonfiction from Sarah Lawrence College and worked for more than a decade teaching and developing educational programs for learners of all ages. Most recently, her popular Write NOW! sessions at The Writing Barn in South Austin have encouraged storytellers at all stages to reboot their literary lives.
Claire has taught writing to students of all ages, including college writing students, NYC and AISD public school students, and adult writers suffering from early memory loss. She is the co-creator of Homemaking at the End of the World, a post-apocalyptic lifestyle blog. She writes about nature, monsters, and monsters in nature, and recently finished a fantasy YA novel, currently out on submission.