Roisín O'Donnell is an Irish Short Story Writer, based in Dublin.

about Roisín

Roisin O'Donnell is an acclaimed Irish short story writer, based in Dublin and widely published in literary journals and anthologies.

'wild quiet'

Roisin's critically acclaimed debut collection of short stories, Wild Quiet, was published by New Island Books in 2016. 

latest news

Find out all the latest news about Roisin and her writing, including publications, upcoming readings and literary festivals and events.

“Roisin is among the most talented of the new generation... Reading her is like picking through a treasure trove of the human imagination - you can't but be enriched by it. Highly recommended.”

- Dave Lordan, writer and editor.


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The Long Gaze Back
Young Irelanders
Hennessy New Irish Writing                                       The Irish Times
Bath Short Story Award