Claire J. Harris

For we women, “Eat, Pray, Love” ruined everything

As a female, and female travel writer, Elizabeth Gilbert's 'Eat, Pray, Love' has tarred us with a very particular brush.

    Dear Elizabeth Gilbert, You’re probably a lovely person but I just ... Read the full article
Claire J. Harris

Claire Harris is a writer in exile who has spent the last decade travelling and working around the world. This is not nearly as glamorous as it sounds and usually involves scraping by on a diet of muesli and cheap wine. Occasionally together. You can find her at

Rome: Finding your mortality in the eternal city

Rome remains one of Europe’s most romantic cities, however, under the cobblestone beats a heart of something else entirely, for it may live on, but you will not.