Sonja Broderick was born in Listowel, County Kerry in the Republic of Ireland. She has been involved with the creative arts for much of her life. She has trained as an actor and is a published poet. She is also a Master's graduate of psychology, a Master of International Relations and a Master in Counselling Psychology.
Sonja began writing poetry and prose more than twenty years ago, as a little girl.
She has won acclaim for her work to date.