Doreen Duffy studied creative writing at Oxford University online, at University College Dublin & National University of Ireland (NUIM) Maynooth. She is a member of Platform One Writers and Phoenix Writers at NUIM. Doreen’s been published in Flash Fiction Magazine (USA), Live Encounters (Indonesia), The Incubator Journal, The Woman’s Way and The Irish Times. Her short stories are included in Circle and Square Anthology, Ireland’s Own Anthology, South of the County New Myths and Tales. She read her work for All Points West Audio Productions. She won The Jonathan Swift Poetry Award and was delighted to be presented with The Deirdre Purcell Cup by the Maria Edgeworth Literary Festival.