Diane Fahey is one of Australia’s foremost poets. She has published twelve books of poetry, the most recent being The Stone Garden: Poems from Clare. Sea Wall and River Light, a collection of sonnets set in Barwon Heads, was a winner of the ACT Government’s Judith Wright Poetry Award. Other awards include the Newcastle Poetry Prize, the John Shaw Neilson Poetry Award, and the Wesley Michel Wright Award. In 2013 Diane took part in the Australian Poetry International Tour of Ireland. She lives in Clifton Springs on the Bellarine Peninsula, Victoria.