Máiríde Woods writes poetry and short stories. Her work has appeared in anthologies and reviews, most recently, Poetry Ireland Review, and has also been broadcast on RTE radio. She has won several prizes, including two Hennessys, the Francis McManus, and the PJ O’Connor awards from RTE.
Three poetry collections, ‘The Lost Roundness of the World’ ‘Unobserved Moments of Change’ and ‘A Constant Elsewhere of the Mind’ have been published by Astrolabe, the last in 2017.
Máiríde was brought up in County Antrim but has lived most of her life in North Dublin.