Claire Christian is a storyteller; a writer, blogger, pod-caster (Ask Pew! Pew!), youth arts facilitator and theatre maker. Her debut novel Beautiful Mess won the 2016 Text Publishing Text Prize. Her plays Talking to Brick Walls, Hedonisms Second Album and The Landmine is Me (with David Burton) are available through Playlab. Claire has travelled to far off distant lands and won awards with fancy words in the title like, '100 leading women.' You can follow her adventures at www.claireandpearl.com.