Tim Cunningham was born in Limerick. He has worked, mainly in education, in Dublin, London, Delaware and Essex.
Tim has six collections published: Don Marcelino’s Daughter(Peterloo Poets, 2001), Unequal Thirds (Peterloo Poets, 2006), Kyrie (Revival Press, 2008), Siege (Revival Press, 2012), Almost Memories (Revival Press, 2014) and The Lyrics to the Nightingale’s Song (Revival Press, 2016). This coincides with the centenary of his fatherâ€™s birth in 1916. This new collection Feathers is the fifth from Revival Press and his seventh overall.
Tim Cunningham was awarded a Kavanagh Fellowship in 2012.