Diane Mulholland was born in rural Australia and moved to London with her husband in 2006. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in many online and print journals including Shearsman, Long Poem MagazineThe Interpreter’s House, Brittle Star, and Under the Radar. In 2017 she was highly commended in both the Bristol Poetry Prize and the Manchester Cathedral Poetry Prize, and again in the Bristol Poetry Prize in 2018.

A former primary school teacher, Diane has recently completed an MA in Creative Writing at Manchester Metropolitan University and is working towards her first full collection of poetry.