Claire L. Smith (she/her) is an Australian author and visual artist. Her debut gothic horror novella, 'Helena' was published in 2020 by CLASH Books.


Her next coming-of-age horror novella, 'When We Entered That House' is due to release from publisher Off Limits Press on October 15th 2021. 

Her creative and nonfiction writings have appeared in outlets such as Morbidly Beautiful, Moonchild Magazine, Luna Luna Magazine, Peculiars Magazine, Horror Scribes, the Horror Tree and more. 

In regards to her artistic work, she mostly draws from horror and dark fantasy genres, similar to her writing. She has illustrated and designed covers for a range of presses and publications. You can view her portfolio here.