Darach Ó Séaghdha (that surname is actually pronounced “O’Shay”) is from Dublin and studied English and History of Art in UCD. He runs the @theirishfor account on twitter and presents the Motherfoclóir podcast, both of which take a fresh and irreverent look at the Irish language and Irish culture in general. His writing has turned up in the Irish Times, the Sunday Business Post and The Journal. His first book, “Motherfoclóir: Dispatches From A Not So Dead Language” is published by Head of Zeus.
He is married with one daughter.