In 2018, Mari read at the Strokestown International Poetry Festival
and at the Irish Writers Centre International Women’s Day 2018-2019.
Publications include: Irish Times, Bosom Pals (Doire Press), and
Veils, Halos & Shackles: International Poetry On The Oppression And
Empowerment of Women (Kasva Press). Her work has appeared in
Crannóg, A New Ulster, herstryblog.com, Poetry24.co.uk, HaikuJ, Galway Review, Broadsheet.ie, ROPES Literary Journal and The Cabinet of Heed. She received an American Cancer Sword of Hope award for a series she wrote on her cancer journey. Her poetry and fiction placed second in the 2015 and 2008 Dromineer Literary Festival.