Claire Nelson

Genres: Debut | Memoir | Non-Fiction | Professional Development | Travel | Workshop
Claire Nelson - Things I Learned from Falling cover

Claire Nelson is a New Zealander who spent more than a decade in London working in food and travel journalism, including over 5 years at Jamie Oliver’s magazine. She is a freelance writer, copy-editor, and a keen traveller with a love of the outdoors. She has contributed to magazines including Westjet, ELLE, Lodestars Anthology, Jamie Oliver, and Trek & Mountain, as well as the Lodestars Anthology travel book, Pathways. Her first non-fiction book Things I Learned From Falling will be published by Octopus in March 2020 and has already been included on Stylist magazine’s list of 2020’s best non-fiction books.


Claire Nelson
Arts Council - funding literature
Fáilte Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way
CCC Library & Arts Service
Cork County Council
Pure Cork
Creative Places West Cork Islands
RTÉ Supporting The Arts
Maritime Hotel