Brian Conaghan was born in 1971. He was raised in the Scottish town of Coatbridge b
ut now lives and works as a teacher in Dublin. He is the author of The Boy Who Made It Rain and When Mr. Dog Bites, and has a Master of Letters in Creative Writing from the University of Glasgow. Over the years Brian has made his dosh as a painter and decorator, a barman, a DJ, an actor, a teacher and now a writer. He currently lives in Dublin with two beauties who hinder his writing: his wife Orla and daughter Rosie.
Hello Brian, thank you for agreeing to this interview. It is an honor for me. Please, tell me a little about yourself and your background?
I’m originally from Scotland, but now live in Dublin with my wife and daughter. I spent many years as a teacher but now work as a fulltime writer…