Claire Cronin is a poet and songwriter from Los Angeles. She currently lives in Athens, GA.
She is the author of the chapbook Therese (H_NGM_N, 2014) and winner of the Fairy Tale Review 2014 Poetry Award, judged by Ilya Kaminsky. Some of her writing can be found in Sixth Finch, Vinyl Poetry, Prelude, BOAAT, Yalobusha Review, Cloud Rodeo, Interrupture, and other places. Claire has an MFA from the University of California, Irvine and is pursuing a PhD in Creative Writing at the University of Georgia.
As a musician, she has been self-releasing albums and performing for many years. Her first album on a record label, Came Down a Storm, was released from Ba Da Bing Records in 2016.