Issue IX, Volume IV : May 2013
Caitríona Ní Chléirchín won first prize in the Oireachtas competition for new writers 2010 for her first collection of poetry Crithloinnir,
Bríd Ní Mhóráin, who lives in West Kerry, is currently poet-in-residence in the Gaeltacht there. She has published four collections in Irish:
Gréagóir Ó Dúill was born in Dublin, grew up in Whitehead, Co. Antrim and now divides his time between Dublin and Gort a’ Choirce, Co. Donegal.
Ailbhe Darcy was born and bred in Dublin. In 2011 she released her first full-length collection of poetry, Imaginary Menagerie,
Dermot Healy was born in Westmeath in 1947 and is an accomplished novelist, short story writer, playwright and autobiographer.