Claire Buss

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Claire Buss is a science fiction, fantasy & contemporary writer and poet based in the UK. She wanted to be Lois Lane when she grew up but work experience at her local paper was eye-opening. Instead, Claire went on to work in a variety of admin roles for over a decade but never felt quite at home. An avid reader, baker and Pinterest addict Claire won second place in the Barking and Dagenham Pen to Print writing competition in 2015 setting her writing career in motion.

The Gaia Effect, the winner of the Favourite Fantasy/Sci-Fi book Raven Award, was published in December 2016.

Tales from Suburbia, a humorous collection of short stories, was published in July 2017.

Tales from the Underground Anthology was published in October 2017 and featur
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Claire Buss I don't know about Deleks (teehee - sorry) but original Dr Who Daleks can't - the new Who ones that reprogrammed their DNA thanks to Rose Tyler built…moreI don't know about Deleks (teehee - sorry) but original Dr Who Daleks can't - the new Who ones that reprogrammed their DNA thanks to Rose Tyler built in hovercraftiness and started to fly. Because I mean that's what you need isn't it? Psychotic machines driven by all species annihilation learning to fly... genius writing. (less)
Claire Buss Being able to write your words down and then getting to share them with someone else. I love to read, I love to travel different worlds and meet…moreBeing able to write your words down and then getting to share them with someone else. I love to read, I love to travel different worlds and meet different people and to be able to contribute to that fantasy is beyond words.(less)
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This week I am delighted to be having a slice of cake with indie author Ted Dawson Akin.
TD is a self-described unsuccessful farmer, mediocre writer, and the world’s okayest musician. He has also taken to referring to himself as “The People’s Writer; A Writer For The People”. Redundancy aside, indulge him if you see fit.
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