Grace O’Doherty is a 23 year old short story writer and poet from Wicklow. She recently completed the MA in Writing at NUI Galway. Her poetry has been published in Banshee, Stony Thursday Poetry Anthology, headstuff.org and My Kinsale - An Anthology, ed. by Alannah Hopkin. She read at Words by Water - Kinsale Literary Festival 2018, and participated in the Poetry Mentorship Programme at Cúirt International Festival of Literature 2018 as part of the Spotlight on New Voices event.