Niamh Donnelly is a reader, writer and runner from Dublin. Her short stories have been shortlisted for the Hennessy New Irish Writing Award, nominated for the SMEDIAS Short Story of the Year, longlisted for the Fish Short Story Prize and published in The Ogham Stone, Icarus and The Irish Times. She works with Blacklight Productions to develop and edit theatre scripts. In 2017, she was awarded the Next Generation Artists’ Award by the Arts Council of Ireland. In 2018, she was one of twelve winners of the Irish Writers’ Centre Novel Fair.