Órla Foyle was born to Irish parents in Nigeria, Africa and has also lived in Kenya, Malawi and Australia. She now lives in Galway, Ireland.
Her first novel "Belios" was published in 2005 by The Lilliput Press. Her poetry collection "Red Riding Hood’s Dilemma" was published by Arlen House (2010). Arlen House also published Foyle’s two short fiction collections "Somewhere in Minnesota" (2011) and "Clemency Browne Dreams of Gin" (2015).
Her work has been published in The Dublin Review, The Stinging Fly, and The Manchester Review and in the Wales Arts Review.
She is represented by Ivan Mulcahy of MMB Creative https://mmbcreative.com/agency/
Her website is https://rlafoylewriter.com/
Her Twitter page is ÓrlaFoyle@FoyleOrla