Richard Owain Roberts was born in a field on Ynys Mon and now lives in Cardiff, Wales. He studied English Literature at the University of Manchester before joining the Creative Writing MA programme at LJMU, where he graduated with a Distinction.
His fiction has appeared in a variety of places in print, online, and radio. Non-fiction work has been published by The Guardian, New Welsh Review, and Plastik Magazine. He currently teaches at Cardiff prison and is working towards his PhD at the University of South Wales.
All The Places We Lived (Parthian Books, 2015) is his debut short story collection.