Leanne O’Sullivan was born in 1983 in the Beara peninsula of West Cork.
Her collections are Waiting for My Clothes (Northumberland, UK, Bloodaxe Books, 2004); Cailleach. The Hag of Beara (Bloodaxe Books, 2009); and The Mining Road (Bloodaxe Books, 2013).
She has been awarded the 2009 Ireland Chair of Poetry bursary, and The Rooney Prize (2010).
Leanne O’Sullivan reads The Mining Road and other poems
Leanne O’Sullivan at Bloodaxe Books