2012 Short Listed for the 2012 Fermoy International Poetry Festival (Ireland).
2011 Lady Lazarus Press,Florida, James was selected to write the blurb for the Thomas Mundt Book, YOU HAVE UNTIL NOON TO UNLOCK THE SECRETS OF THE UNIVERSE.
2011—ECHO OF YOU:
published in The Spirit of (Edgar Allen) Poe Anthology, in the USA, poem
(Literary Landmark press/Angel Knight Press.USA). That same piece has become a radio production for media students at RMIT inMelbourne,
That same piece garnered James with a Highly Commended for John Shaw Neilson Poetry Prize, “2010 Fellowship of Australian Writers”
2011 James was published in the Verandah 26 Literary, Art and Design Journal, Deakin University. “Rage, Poetry Dead, Tribute to Allen Ginsberg
2008-09. Highly commended for the RAW Arts Literary Prize Bendigo
Won the RAW ARTS Youth AWARD for Literature 2007-8
‘As the Crow Flies’ short story.
Highly Commended 2006-07 RAW ARTS Youth Awards.