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While pursuing a career as a high school teacher in Sydney, she began her writing career with comedy plays and textbooks. She left teaching in the mid-eighties to become a full-time writer. In her native Australia she is known for her self-help and children's books.
For reasons of the heart, now permanently a resident in the United States, Claire teaches fiction writing in the UCLA extension writers program. She returns to Australia at least once a year to refresh her aussie accent.