Norah Furlong's abusive husband Tom is dead. Norah is accused of his murder. As she waits for the case to come to court she is supported by her cousin Sinead Breslin.The women reflect on their pasts and on the decisions they have made (or haven't made) that brought them to this point in their lives. The Heron's Flood is a poignant exploration of the intricacies of human relationships. A study of life, loss and - above all - of love in all its guises.
Evelyn Walsh lives and works in Swords, Co Dublin Ireland. She has been writing for a number of years and was nominated for a Hennessey Award for First Fiction in 2007. Evelyn ghost wrote Rebecca De Havalland's memoir 'His Name is Rebecca' which was published buy Poolbeg Press in 2010.