Oonagh Rodgers is a native of Belfast, N.Ireland. Educated at St.Dominic’s Grammar School, St. Mary’s University College (Queen’s University in Belfast) and Trinity College Dublin, she has 40 years international teaching experience in English Literature, Creative Drama and Dance, and Religious Studies. Her perspective on life has been deeply influenced by the Celtic Spirituality of her native land and the 25 years she lived as a Dominican sister. Passionate about the creative process as an essential component of good health, Oonagh also designed and facilitated numerous adult workshops in personal and spiritual development through the arts. From 2011 – 2016 she owned and operated a small business which offered workshops, seminars and individual mentoring in all aspects of creative writing.
Retired from teaching Oonagh had made beautiful British Columbia her permanent home.