Diane Mulholland was born in rural Australia and moved to London with her husband in 2006. Her work has appeared in several online and print journals including South Bank Poetry, Brittle Star, and Ink Sweat & Tears, and in 2016 she was commended in both the Winchester Poetry Prize and the Buzzwords Poetry Competition.

A former primary school teacher, she is currently studying for an MA in Creative Writing at Manchester Metropolitan University and is working towards her first full collection.