Biography


Maria lives in Liverpool, has an MA in creative writing from Lancaster University, and over the past two years has had poetry published in print and online in the UK, Ireland and the US. Maria reviews poetry and art, and last year she was highly commended in the Gregory O’ Donoghue International Poetry Competition, shortlisted in The Munster Literature Fool for Poetry International Chapbook Competition, and Penfro, and was awarded first prize in Ver Poets Open Competition with her poem Adrift. Maria’s first pamphlet, Caveat was published by Poetry Bus Press in Ireland in February 2015.