Marion Reynolds attended Trinity College, Dublin where she read English Language and Literature. She has an M.A. in Communications from Dublin City University. She was a teacher of English and Drama in Ireland and a lecturer in English Literature and Media Studies in the U.K.
Originally from Dublin, she now lives in West Cork with her husband and has two grownup children. She has been a regular contributor to the Irish Examiner and the Evening Echo, writing articles, book reviews and interviews with writers. She has also contributed to The Irish Times and had a regular column in the Evening Herald. She has had a number of short stories published. She was a joint winner of the Novel Fair 2013, organised by the Irish Writers’ Centre.She is a member of the Irish Writers' Centre and has attended a number of writing courses there.