Susan Connolly was born and lives in Ireland. She has published three collections of poetry: For the Stranger (Dedalus Press, 1993), Forest Music (Shearsman Books, 2009) and Bridge of the Ford (Shearsman Books, 2016). Many of her poems published in Experiment-O 13 are from Bridge of the Ford, a collection of thirty-three visual poems and a tribute to her home town of Drogheda (droichead átha / bridge of the ford), Co. Louth. Her most recent publication What Noise on Earth (Redfoxpress, 2019) is part of the C’est mon Dada collection of artists’ books from visual poets around the world. Apart from writing, she spends a lot of time exploring the global community of visual poets online and she reads all genres of poetry in book form.
Her visual poetry appears in NationalPoetryMonth.ca Ode to the Small (AngelHousePress, 2019) and Experiment-O 13 (AngelHousePress, 2020).