KATHLEEN DONOHOE was raised in Brooklyn, New York in a family of New York City firefighters.

Her stories and essays have appeared in The Recorder: The Journal of the American Irish Historical Society, New York Stories, Web Conjunctions, Washington Square Review, Irish America Magazine.
She serves on the Board of Irish American Writers & Artists, a non-profit organization dedicated to the celebration of Irish American writers, actors, musicians, filmmakers and artists.

She currently lives in Brooklyn with her husband and son and is at work on her next novel.