Órfhlaith Foyle was born in Nigeria to Irish parents.
Her novel is Belios (Dublin, The Lilliput Press, 2005).
Her stories are collected as Somewhere in Minnesota (Galway, Arlen House, 2011); and Clemency Browne Dreams of Gin (Arlen House, 2014).
An anthology of her poetry and short stories was published as Revenge (Arlen House, 2005).
Her first full collection of poetry is Red Riding Hood’s Dilemma (Arlen House, 2009).
She has lived in Africa and Australia and now lives in Galway.