David Eyre was born in North Lanarkshire in 1972. He studied literature and Gaelic at Edinburgh University. His first novella Glainne was published in 2015 and his first novel Cailèideascop in 2017, both with support from the Gaelic Books Council. He also writes poems in English and Gaelic, and is currently working on his first collection Observation of Forms.
David Eyre is the StAnza 2018 poet in residence, supported by the Edwin Morgan Trust.
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