Elliot Sweeney is a writer and community psychiatric nurse specialising in adolescent mental health and post-traumatic stress. With his writing, he aims to fuse his professional interests with a love of fast-paced crime writing. He is a graduate of a Curtis Brown Creative writing course, where he was awarded the HW Fisher Scholarship. His stories have appeared in Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine, Fahrenheit Press, Switchblade and Suspense, among others.

Elliot's first novel The Last to Fall will be published in 2023 by Wildfire, an imprint of Headline Publishing Group.