Trevor Joyce was born in Dublin. He co–founded New Writers’ Press in 1967. His early poetry is collected in Sole Glum Trek (1967), Watches (1968), Pentahedron (1972) and The Poems of Sweeny Peregrine (1976). Later poetry is collected in Stone f loods (1995), Syzygy and Without Asylum (1998). His most recent works are Courts of Air and Earth (2006, Shearsman) and What’s in Store (2006, The Gig). He is also a Fulbright Scholar and a member of Aosdana and is currently Writer–in–Residence at the Munster Literature Centre.