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

A Master Plan for Rescue

Bay Area Friends, one week from today, on Thursday, July 16th at 7:30 pm, I’m in conversation with Janis Cooke Newman at The Booksmith, San Francisco, to discuss her tender, imaginative, and gripping new novel, A Master Plan for Rescue. … Continue reading


  • Abroad Writers Conference
    Writing Instructor
    Butler's Townhouse
    One Week Conference
    Full Details TBA
    Saturday, December 12, 2015
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