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Esther is a writer and podcaster living in Dublin. 

Writing credits include The Sunday Times, Business Post, The Irish Times, Irish Tatler, Irish Independent,, Image Magazine, Rogue Collective and Irish Examiner.

Esther co-hosts  Emer & Esther’s Sunday Roast with Emer  & Esther, a podcast about the joy of carvery and roast dinners. Each week, Esther and Emer McLysaght travel all over Ireland investigating carvery lunches like the Nicola Tallants of roast potatoes.

In addition, she is a pop culture contributor on Louise McSharry’s podcast Catch up and on the culture panel on RTE Radio One’s Brendan O’Connor Show.  She is also an experienced voice-over artist for TV, radio and audio books.  




Through her production company, Esther also produces podcasts for brands and individuals. Projects include The Lennon Courtney Podcast, Poz Vibes Podcast, The Number with Darren Kennedy and A Wee Boost  by Dublin Fringe Festival and Project Arts Centre. She has also worked on a number of podcasts on the Go Loud Network for Bauer Media.  Other production credits include Darren Kennedy’s The Secret Life of Celebrity Pets and Am Seo podcast hosted by Diarmuid Connelly and Jonathan Courtenay.  Get in touch at if you have an idea you want to bring to life.

Esther presented and produced Saturday Lunch on TXFM from 2014-2016 .When TXFM closed, Esther started the The 80% podcast (past guests included Amy Huberman, Ian Dempsey, Sophie White and Aisling Bea).  It is now in retirement but frequently topped the Irish podcast charts.

PHOTO OF ESTHER RELAXING in front of a door that’s not hers.