Other publications include the author's smallest ever publication; his first book, an anthology edited with a fellow poet; the title poem of a children's anthology; a series of workshop pamphlets edited for his tutorial groups in the '90s; and a number of his poems featured in books by other authors.


Tokens of Admission

Single poem by Brian Johnstone
Poems-For-All, San Diego, 2014; curated by Richard Hanson

Specially produced for the author's appearance at StAnza 2016, this is #1429 in the series. Images from the London Foundling Hospital complement the full text of the poem. Measuring only 5cm x 4.5cm it is the author's smallest publication (and likely to remain so).

My Mum's A Punk

Edited by Theresa Breslin, James McGonigal & Hamish Whyte
Scottish Children's Press with ASLS, 2002

Stories and poems created for young people in Scotland by contemporary Scottish writers. The author's poem was chosen as the title work for the anthology. Contributors include Edwin Morgan, Ron Butlin, Anne Donovan, Magi Gibson & Janet Paisley.

The Golden Goose Hour

Edited by Brian Johnstone & Ros Brackenbury
Taranis Poetry, 1994

The first anthology from the Edinburgh group Shore Poets, co-edited with the poet with whom the author founded the group in 1991. Shore Poets went on to produce two more anthologies for their fifth and tenth anniversaries, and a CD of poems by all current and former members to celebrate their 20th anniversary in 2011.


Publications as editor include:
The Memory of Fields: the poetry of Mark Ogle, Akros Publications, 2000
Edited by Brian Johnstone & Hugh Dailly for the family of Mark Ogle (1948-99)
Polyphony, 2001; A Wishing Space, 2000; The Day I Looked Inside, 1999
Annual anthologies for St Andrews Poetry Workshop,
all published by the University of St Andrews Open Association

Poems included in the following works by other writers:
Families of the Missing, Simon Robins, Routledge, 2013
The Silent Weaver, Roger Hutchison, Birlinn, 2011
Angus McPhee: Weaver of Grass, Joyce Laing, Taigh Chearsabhagh Trust, 2005
The Falkirk Wheel, Tony Kettle & Neil Urquhart, Michael Fraser Associates, 2002
25 Years of Naboland, Reinhard Behrens, Roger Billcliffe Fine Art, 2000

Poems published in a range of journals including:
Edinburgh Review, Chapman, The Dark Horse, Magma, Gutter, Northwords, Poetry Wales,
New Welsh Review, Smiths Knoll, 14, Revival, Causeway, Poetry Cornwall, Poetry Greece,
Sou'wester & Seminary Ridge Review
(both USA) and in the newspapers: The Financial Times, The Scotsman, The Herald

Work presented in the following online features:
The Drunken Boat, 20 poem chapbook, selected by Rebecca Seiferle, 2013
Translation Lab, selected by Rozalie Hirs, ooteoote.nl, 2012
Best Scottish Poems online anthology, Scottish Poetry Library, 2011
Poet of the Month, Scottish Arts Council website, February, 2010
Poet of the Month, Scottish Poetry Library website, September 2009