Rosa O’Kane is an emerging poet who was born and grew up in Northern Ireland. Her poem Hydrography of the Heart was a commended entry in The Hippocrates Prize 2014. She has been shortlisted for the ACU poetry prize in 2018 and 2019. Her poems have been published in the Canberra Times, and Not Very Quiet online journal. Rosa now lives in Canberra-where she works as a GP.