Stephen Dineen is from Dublin. A civil servant by day, he writes short stories and has been published in Ireland and America. He has been long-listed in Ireland’s Fish Short Story Prize and was short-listed for the 2014 Labello Press International Short Story Competition. He is a member of the Rathmines Writers’ Workshop. In his spare time he runs and blogs on where to go for a beer in Dublin (stephendineen.org).