Publications List

Poetry Collections

  • Thames Way, a collection of haiku and tanka, was published in 2015 by Alba Publishing (www.albapublishing.com) ISBN 978-1-910185-23-0
  • My second collection of haiku, A Thousand Sparks, was published by Alba Publishing in 2018. ISBN 978-1-910185-44-5

Haiku and Tanka publications

Since 2013 over 170 of my haiku and tanka have been accepted by literary journals and websites:

I have had haiku and tanka published by in various anthologies:

  • Beginning: the British Haiku Society Members’ Anthology 2016
  • Edge: the British Haiku Society Members’ Anthology 2015
  • Ekphrasis: The British Haiku Society Members’ Anthology 2017
  • Meltdown, an anthology published by Hailstones Haiku Circle in 2013
  • One Hundred Poets on Mount Ogura, One Poem Each, an anthology by Hailstones Haiku Circle in 2010
  • Persimmon, an anthology from Hailstones Haiku Circle in 2017
  • ‘poet meets painter’ the original Hungry Hill Writer’s Group anthology in 2010
  • Selfies and Portraits: Snapshots from the Library After Dark Writers’ Café, an anthology from the Library After Dark Writers’ Café in 2016
  • Stone After Stone, the anthology of Haiku Ireland in 2017

Poetry

Since 2013 I have had 18 poems have been published/have been accepted for publication by various literary journals and anthologies

  • The Stinging Fly published ‘Since 10 o’clock’ and ‘Walls’ in Spring 2013
  • Cyphers No. 75 published ‘On Brighton Beach’ in May 2013
  • Cyphers No. 78 published ‘Gaze’ in November 2014
  • The Limerick Writer’s Centre published ‘Lahinch Walk’ and ‘Conifer Man’  in It’s a Queer City: All the Same, an anthology of LGBT writing from Limerick in June 2016
  • Boyne Berries issue 21 published ‘Settlings’ in March 2017
  • Boyne Berries issue 23 published ‘Mariposas’ in April 2018
  • Ballyroan Library published two prize-winning poems ‘In the Bath’ and ‘Pass’ on their website as part of Poetry Day on the 26th April 2018 (www.southdublinlibraries.ie/news/2018/04/winners-4th-annual-ballyroan-library-poetry-competition)
  • The Blue Nib Journal, an online journal, published ‘Dawn’ in April 2018
  • The Blue Nib has accepted ‘The Dream Tree’ for publication sometime in 2019
  • ‘Shrine’ and ‘Footprints’ will appear in the anthology Teachers’ Who Write published by the Waterford Teachers’ Centre in December 2018
  • ‘Driftwood’ will appear in either Flare 11 or Flare 12 in early 2019. Flare is the journal of the Sunflower Sessions Open Mic
  • Three poems will appear in a forthcoming anthology by the Market Lane Writers’ Group, Fermoy, Co. Cork

Short Story

  • A short story, Bus to Bordeaux, was published in Selfies and Portraits: Snapshots from the Library After Dark Writers’ Café, an anthology from the Library After Dark published by South Dublin County Council