Pauline Flynn is a Visual Artist/Poet. She lives in a small village in West Wicklow. She has an MA in Creative Writing from UCD, was shortlisted for the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award in 2010 and is published in various literary journals in Ireland, US and UK, including Light, a journal of poetry and photography.(NY) Orbis,(UK) Skylight 47, The Boyne Berries, and Sixteen. She enjoys travelling and lived for four years in Japan on a Japanese Government Scholarship. Pauline is a member of the Carlow Writers Coop and enjoys the challenges of this active group of writers.