Welcome and thank you for visiting. I value your time and interest. Born and raised in Dublin, Ireland, I live in San Francisco with my husband and our two daughters.

My stories and writing often center on the body—its joys, secrets, memory, urges, and horrors. When I write, I’m stolen away.

From my Blog

Wait till I tell you

was something my dad often said before he’d start a sceal (the fada accent is missing from sceal, look both ‘sceal’ and ‘fada’ up if you need to). Wait till I tell you, driving scares me, especially driving on freeways, … Continue reading


  • Reading & Reception
    Wiegand Gallery
    with Janis Cooke Newman
    Notre Dame de Namur University
    1500 Ralston Avenue, Belmont
    7:30 pm
    FREE Event

    Wednesday, April 01, 2015
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