Member of Galway Writer's Workshop since 1996.
Co-founder and member of Editorial Board of Crannóg Magazine

Poetry readings given at:
Kerry Arts Festival Tralee April 1995 and April 1997
South Tipperary Festival Clonmel November 1997
Patrick Kavanagh Festival 1999
Boyle Arts festival 2000
Over The Edge Series Galway City Library 2004
IASIL Conference at NUIG July 2004

Poetry published in:
* Poet's Podium, the poetry journal of Samhlaiocht Chiarrai, April 1995 and Podium 2 April 1997
* Asylum June 1997
* The Connacht Tribune's Writing In The West, June 1995
* Books Ireland , November 1996
* Cúirt Journal October 1998
* Poetry Ireland Review August 1998
* Books Ireland March 1999
* Cúirt Journal April 1999
* Crannóg Autumn 2003 / Winter 2004
* www.nthposition.com Nov 2003
* Doghouse Anthology January 2004
* Review Of Postgraduate Studies (ROPES) 2006
* Poetry Ireland Review 98 2009

Prizes and Awards:

* Runner-up Sth Tipperary Arts Festival Nov. 1997
* Third Prize winner in the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Awards 1999
* First Prize Boyle Arts Festival July 2000
* Cork Literary Review Manuscript 2002
* Dromineer Literay Festival (Runner-up) 2008

First Collection Off Guard published by Bradshaw Books 2003.
Co-founder and editorial board member of Crannog magazine.
Editor of the E-Publication WOW! www.wordsontheweb.net
Co-owner of Wordsonthestreet - Literary publishers www.wordsonthestreet.com

Tony O'Dwyer