Ita O’Donovan was born in Cork and now lives Clifden. Her work has been published in Poetry Ireland Review, The Shop, SouthwordSkylight 47, and in anthologies. In 2017 her poetry was shortlisted for two editions of The Irish Times, Hennessy New Irish Writing. Ita reads regularly with Connemara Community Radio and at Clifden Arts Festival.

Robyn grew up in Shellharbour, NSW. Widely travelled, she is an Irish-Australian citizen and has been living in both Connemara and Australia. She regularly works in Turkey, where she also has an increasing presence.

She has written 15 books, 12 of poetry, all of which have been previously supported by the Irish Arts Council or the Literature Board in Australia.