Nigel Humphreys Poet and Story Teller

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The Poet and Short Story Writer

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Nigel Humphreys is a writer living in West Wales near 

Aberystwyth. His books include poetry collections, translations 

and short stories. 

In 2007 his first Collection The Hawk's Mewl was published by Arbor Vitae Press, London 

followed in 2010 by The Flavour of Parallel and his third collection Of Moment in 2013.

The Love Song of Daphnis and Chloe was published in 2015 by Circaidy Gregory Press.

It includes five new translations of Dafydd ap Gwilym poems.

His fifth book For Reasons Unknown was published in 2019 again by Arbor Vitae Press.

He has recently produced a collection of Ghost Stories, one of which - Beyond Dead - has been 

published in the inaugural issue of the ground-breaking journal Infra Noir and is featured in the

anthology of 2019 Best British Short Stories. The collection, as a whole containing 

thirteen stories,  is to be published by Zagava Press. 


He continues to be involved with Aberystwyth Arts Centre Poetry Workshops, and promotes 

public performances of poetry at the University. He has also run Poetry Courses at the Arts 

Centre and reads his work periodically there and at London venues.

Nigel Humphreys is a member of The Welsh Academy and Literature Wales.