James had been a feature reader and performer in the following readings and festivals: The Spinning Room, Dan poetry readings, Courthouse Readings, Passionate Tongues, Overload Poetry Festival (Melbourne), Speed Poets (Brisbane), Brown Bread Mix Tape (Dublin), Clonakilty Organic Arts Festival (Ireland).

Individual poems have been published in the following journals: “Your Voice” and “Melbourne Drifts” in Five Poetry Journal, “Swedish Runes“, “Grave Notes” and “Paint The Icons” in Eureka Street, “Upon Beds of lead and Silver” in From this Broken Hill, “Surrender” in Page 17 (issue 2), “The Photograph” in Stylus Poetry Journal. A reading of “Prisoners of Silence” was screened on Channel 31 (Melbourne). An audio recording of The Call was broadcast on 3RRR (Melbourne independent radio).

Collections (a sample from each)

Burning Stones

Rings of Blue

Blinded Bulls

Kingdoms of Silence

The Invisible Nation

Night Palace

Grave Notes


Blood Myth

Bones of Ether

Bilingual Russian/English chapbook: Голубая Вселенная