Aideen Henry lives in Galway and works as a writer and a physician. She was shortlisted for the 2009 Hennessy X.O. Literary Awards for poetry. Her first collection of poetry, Hands Moving at the Speed of Falling Snow, was published in 2010 by Salmon Poetry. She also writes short fiction and her debut collection of short stories, Hugging Thistles, was published by Arlen House in 2013.
About the Artist: Mary Avril Gillan is an artist and educator and lives and works in Dublin. She has exhibited nationally and internationally and has received awards for her work both as an artist and educator. She is currently a lecturer in the National College of Art and Design and her work is held in both public and private collections in Ireland. For further information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org