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Poetry by Miriam Calleja

Miriam Calleja is the author of Pomegranate Heart, a book of poetry in English and Maltese, and Inside,  part of the two-book series Inside Skin.


In 2016 she was shortlisted for a literary excellence award for her poem 'Burying the Dark' , which has been published in an anthology by Magic Oxygen in the UK. She lives in Malta where she works as an artist,  writer and pharmacist. She is active in the local culture scene through creative writing workshops, salon events, and theatre productions.


Her poems have appeared in newspapers, magazines and anthologies such as The Sunday Times of Malta, Sentinel Quarterly63 channels, Degenerate Literature and The Bleed Typewriter.


Pomegranate Heart was published in May 2015 by EDE Books in Malta, and is now available on Kindle. The second edition was published in June 2016.


Read a review of Pomegranate Heart by Ian D. Hall here.


Inside Skin was published in September 2016 by EDE Books in Malta, and is now on its second small run.