nicholas alexander

I am a teacher of English and Philosophy. I am also a poet. My works have been published in various print and online journals, magazines, newspapers and anthologies in Jamaica, the wider Caribbean, North America, the UK and The Pacific. Thses include: The Jamaica Gleaner, The Jamaica Observer, Caribbean Voice magazine, Small Axe: sx salon, Tongues of the Ocean(Bahamas), St. Somewhere, The Caribbean Writer, Poets against War, The Cartier Street Review, Auckland Poetry(New Zealand), The Black Collegian, The View From Here, The Cynic Online, Snow Monkey Online, Lake City Lights, Angelfire, Cartier Street Review and Poetry Pacific(Canada), Mr. Africa Poetry Lounge, Eos, The Rusty Nail, The Screech Owl, The Weary Blues, The Sound of Poetry Review, Truml(Poland), Poemhunter, The First Cut(Ireland), The Camel Saloon, The Bamboo Forest, A Handful of Stones, Nazar Look(Romania), United World Poets, Poets Online and the Calabash anthology So Much Things To Say, Spectral Lines(Romania), Men in the Company of Women(UK) and Meditations on Divine Names, edited by Maria Anna Trochimczyk. In 2008 I was awarded a fellowship with Calabash International Writers; Workshop.I have also been featured on e-Buffet's online magazine Postcards from the people of Earth, Squid Inc.(UK), B-Gina Review as well as on TV programs and in newspapers in Jamaica. I am also listed in the prestigious Poets&Writers directory. He currently hosts a Literary Jam at 5: 30pm Social Lounge in Jamaica and has also been featured at Red Bones Cafe and The Poetry Society of Jamaica's monthly meetings.