Dermot Poyntz, from County Tipperary, is the writer of the historical graphic novels Curse of Cromwell: The Siege (2010), War of the Two Kings (2011) and Plight of the Wild Geese (2011), drawn by Lee Grace and published by Moccu Press.
He holds a BA in History and English and an MA in Literature and Publishing from NUI Galway. His writing has been published in the Irish Defence Force magazine An Cosantóir and newspapers like The Kilkenny People.
- Friday Editorial: Making Graphic Novels in Ireland, Irish Publishing News, 15 October 2010
- Conor Kane, "Graphic novel brings 'Cromwell curse' to life", Irish Independent, 10 December 2010