Marc O Riain Author

Marc Ó Riain

Marc Ó Riain’s work has been published in the Sunday Tribune, Southword, The Galway Review, and the anthology Abandoned Darlings.

His fiction has been shortlisted for a Hennessy New Irish Writing Award and his poetry for the Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Prize. He holds an MA in Writing from NUI Galway and is a part-time creative writing tutor.

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Michael Viney (Irish Times contributor, broadcaster, film-maker and natural-history author)

“… a moving and beautiful book … I read it right through in one sitting … [the] short stories have the immediacy of direct reporting – a most convincing achievement. This book is beautifully produced, with some really outstanding and evocative photography.”