Her work for the paper includes daily coverage of major political matters through her Dáil Sketch and Miriam Lord's Week which reviews the weeks political events published in the Saturday edition of the paper.
In October 2011, she won a best political journalist award at the National Newspapers of Ireland's Journalism Awards.
- "FinFacts Profile".
- "List of articles by Lord".
- "Irish Times biggest winner at national newspaper awards". The Journal. 27 October 2011. Retrieved 27 October 2011.