Else Fitzgerald is a Melbourne-based writer. Her work has appeared in various places including Visible Ink, Australian Book review online, The Victorian Writer and Award Winning Australian Writing. In 2014, she won the Grace Marion Wilson prize for fiction.

In 2015, Else worked as a creative producer for the Emerging Writers' Festival and was a judge for the Victorian Premiers Award for an Unpublished Manuscript. She was recently selected to be part of Writers Victoria's Personal Patrons program and will be in residence at the Cells for Writers studios in the Melbourne Gaol.