Elaine Cosgrove was born in Sligo, Ireland in 1985. Her work has been published in The Stinging Fly Magazine, The Penny Dreadful, The Bohemyth, New Binary Press, and the '2017 Fifty Best New British & Irish Poets' Anthology (Eyewear Publishing). Her work was longlisted for the 2016 London Magazine Poetry Prize. A debut collection of poetry is forthcoming from Dedalus Press. Elaine is based in Galway City.