Claire Duffy is an editor as an literary journal editor. She has worked at Deakin University, Geelong Australia, as an editor and Literary Studies tutor. Claire completed her BA as a mature age student and continued onto Honours for which she received a First Class result. She completed a PhD in creative writing that focussed on humour in feminist literature. Claire has supplemented her income as a real estate copywriter, receptionist, and customer service. She has also worked as a copy editor, grant officer, podcaster, and blogger.