James Meredith’s stories & poems have been published in Ireland, the UK, Europe and the USA, including The Stinging Fly, Abridged, The Honest Ulsterman, The Incubator Journal, Lagan Press Poetry Originals, 34th Parallel, A Hundred Gourds, FourXFour Poetry Journal, Tellus & Black and Blue amongst others.
A chapbook of haiku, senryu and tanka, a wine cup with base, was published by Pen Points Press in 2016. He is also widely published in translation in Romania. A collection of his poetry, Drawers of Sand, was published in 2014 alongside Romanian poet Laurian Lodoaba by Editura Timpul in a bilingual edition. burnt offering, a two poet collection with Romanian poet Paulina Popa, was published in 2016 by Emia Press.
He is a past winner of the Brian Moore Short Story Award, and author of three short plays, Shadow & Light: a monologue (LunchBox Theatre), Don’t Get Me Wrong (part of ‘Arrivals’ from Terra Nova Productions), & Secrets (part of ‘Arrivals 2’ from Terra Nova Productions).
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