Mary Morrissy

Mary Morrissy was born in Dublin in 1957. She won the Hennessy Award for short stories in 1984 and her stories have appeared in several magazines, newspapers and anthologies including Best Short Stories 1992 and New Writing 2 (1993). Her first collection, A Lazy Eye, was published in 1993 and has just been reissued in Vintage. She won a Laman Literary Award in 2995. She reviews fiction for the Irish Times and the Independent on Sunday and lives in Dublin.