Patrick Kelly was born in Belfast but has lived in England since he was 18, apart from a two year stint in Barcelona. He has been a journalist all of his working life, is married with two daughters and has a home in York. Patrick is currently writing a novel.
Pat Griffin from Kilkenny is currently studying for a Masters in Creative Writing at UL. He has been a Francis MacManus short story winner, broadcast on RTE. His work was also performed at the Frank O’Connor Festival Short Story Festival. One of his plays was performed in Bewley’s Theatre, Dublin. A number of his stories have been anthologised.
Mary O’ Keeffe has just returned from traveling through South East Asia and North America to undertake an MA in Creative Writing at the University of Limerick. She is from Limerick and is passionate about the literature and art the city has to offer.
Fiona O’Connor. MA in Creative Writing. After graduating from UL in 1989, Fiona attended the Limerick School of Art and Design. From there she exhibited with the Oireachtas Committee and has worked as an Artist in Residence with Offaly County Council. A secondary teacher she started writing six years ago. She has a first class honours Certificate in Creative Writing from NUI Maynooth. She is currently working on her second novel.