Author: Clare Fitzgerald

Clare Fitzgerald is a Writer and Editor with eight years of experience in the online content sphere. Graduating with a Bachelor of Arts from King’s University College at Western University, her portfolio includes coverage of digital media, current affairs, history and true crime.

Among her accomplishments are being the Founder of the true crime blog, Stories of the Unsolved, which garners between 400,000 and 500,000 views annually, and a contributor for John Lordan’s Seriously Mysterious podcast. Prior to its hiatus, she also served as the Head of Content for UK YouTube publication, TenEighty Magazine.

In her spare time, Clare likes to play Pokemon GO and re-watch Heartland over and over (and over) again. She’ll also rave about her three Maltese dogs whenever she gets the chance.

Writing Portfolio
Stories of the Unsolved

American Cruise Ship Passenger Killed in Shark Attack While Snorkeling In the Bahamas

Clare Fitzgerald

An American cruise ship passenger was killed by a shark while snorkeling in the Bahamas. According to the Royal Bahamas Police Force, 58-year-old Caroline DiPlacido,…

Death of Brazil’s ‘Man of the Hole’ Highlights Issues Faced By Country’s Indigenous Tribes

The last living member of an uncontacted tribe in the Brazilian Amazon has passed away. Nickamed the “Man of the Hole,” he was the only…

The Dugong Is the First Large Vertebrae to Become ‘Functionally Extinct’ Off China’s Coast

Clare Fitzgerald

The dugong, a species of sea cow that’s said to have inspired ancient tales of mermaids, has been declared “functionally extinct” in China’s coastal waters.…

Giant Squid Washes Ashore On Cape Town Beach

Clare Fitzgerald

A giant squid was discovered washed up on Scarborough Beach near Cape Town, South Africa on August 16, 2022. The rare sea creature, known for…

An Indonesian Teenager Once Survived 49 Days Adrift At Sea

Clare Fitzgerald

For those who frequent the sea, one of their biggest fears is being stranded without any food or water. In Indonesia, it’s actually the job…

Visitors to the World’s Tallest Living Tree Could Face Fine, Jail Time

Clare Fitzgerald

Located deep in the heart of Redwood National and State Parks (RNSP) is the world’s tallest old-growth redwood tree. Named Hyperion, its location off the…

Climate Change Leading to Rise in Female Sea Turtles, Decline in Males

Clare Fitzgerald

Increasing reports out of Florida have revealed that the majority of new sea turtles hatching on the state’s beaches are female. For many, this has…

Tourists Flock to Iceland’s Fagradalsfjall Volcano Following Eruption

Clare Fitzgerald

On August 3, 2022, Iceland’s Fagradalsfjall volcano erupted, sending lava spewing across the ground near the country’s Keflavik International Airport. Despite officials warning tourists and…

No One Knows Which Country This Mountain Lodge Belongs To

Clare Fitzgerald

In the snowy Alps between the Swiss canton of Zermatt and the Italian town of Cervinia sits the Rifugio Guide del Cervino. Positioned near the…

Officials Euthanize 1,500-Pound Sunbathing Walrus Wreaking Havoc on Norwegian Boats

Clare Fitzgerald

UPDATE – 08/16/2022: The Norwegian government has announced that Freya, the 1,500-pound walrus seen lounging around Frognerkilen bay over the past few weeks, has been…