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C. H. Pearce is an Australian writer of weird dystopian stories. Her short fiction has appeared in Aurealis Magazine, Award Winning Australian Writing 2016Unnatural Order, and the podcast StarShipSofa. They have won awards including the Marjorie Graber-McInnis Short Story Award in 2015 and the Conflux & CSFG Short Story Competition in 2018 and 2021. 

She lives in Canberra with her partner and two small children, wrangles data at her day job, and also does art


She's currently revising her first novel, set in the same creepy-crawly cyberpunk world as the short stories Newbug and Worms, their Carer, and his Friend. For more on what she's currently writing, here's an interview in the Australian SF Snapshot Project 2020.

Find her online on chpearce.net, Facebook, Twitter @CHPearceWrites, and Instagram @c.h.pearce