Paddy Bushe was born in Dublin and now lives in Waterville, Co. Kerry. He writes in both Irish and English, and has published eight collections of poetry, the most recent of which is To Ring in Silence: New and Selected Poems (Dedalus 2008). He is a member of Aosdána.
Roger Gregg is a playwright, musician and actor living in Ireland since 1980. Over the past 22 years has written plays and music for Irish theatre companies as diverse as; Dublin Youth Theatre, TEAM Education Theatre Co., Graffiti Theatre-In-Education Co., The Razor Edge Theatre Co., Oberon Theatre and The Gaiety School of Acting. He has also been commissioned by RTÉ [the National Broadcasting Company of Ireland] to write several radio comedy series for Crazy Dog Audio Theatre.