Blog Archives

Whoops.

Dear follower of The Other Adam Ford. It’s come to my attention that this afternoon you may have received 118 emails from WordPress about updates to my blog. I am so sorry. I was messing with my blog archive and

Posted in writing

#IStandWithTheArts

In response to recent developments relating to arts funding in this country, back in June 2016 I decided to temporarily take my entire website down in protest. The current Australian Government seems to have little or no interest in meaningfully

Posted in writing

And Lo! There Shall Come a Newsletter

I’m switching things around a bit and putting this blog to bed. Blogging has long ceased to be the central point of online communication. I hung in there and kept on blogging well past the point where it became clear

Posted in writing

#tweetyhawke

Anna scored a $1 DVD copy of LadyHawke at the op shop the other day. What’s that? You don’t know of LadyHawke? Well, witness: To be honest, the trailer doesn’t really sell it, but trust me this is an excellent

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in crappin' on about the inconsequential

Published (almost, not really): Whitmore Press Manuscript Prize

A while ago I went away by myself for a weekend to work up a couple of poetry manuscripts for some prizes, one of which was the Whitmore Press Manuscript Prize. I was pretty happy with what I walked away

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in crappin' on about the inconsequential, poetry, rejected, the writing process, writing

Poem Monday Update

So Poem Monday is ticking along nicely, with Oonagh, Essie and I managing most weeks to write something for the blog. In the last month or so we’ve written poems about: Lego witches we didn’t want Chocolate bars Sushi Weedy

Posted in writing

Published: Masters of the Universe in Love

Over the last 6 weeks I’ve had a series of photos published on the inestimable Instagramazine, an instagram account run by Gemma Mahadeo. The deal with Instagramazine is that it publishes flash fictions that people write in response to photos

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in neopulp, people who are nice enough to publish me, short stories
About Adam

I'm a dad and the author of the poetry collections The Third Fruit is a Bird and Not Quite the Man for the Job, the novel Man Bites Dog and the short story collection Heroes and Civilians.

I'm currently working on "Dance to the Anticlinal Fold", a spoken word walking tour that will be part of the Castlemaine State Festival in 2019. Find out more about the show here.

Bookings for public appearances can be made through Booked Out Speakers Agency

This website was created on Dja Dja Wurrung land.
contact: adamatsya@gmail.com
Adam’s Occasional Poetry News

Subscribe to my regularly irregular email newsletter here. You’ll get an email every few months or so with info about where I’ve been published, what I’m working on and where I’m performing.

Everyone who subscribes will get a free randomly selected positive affirmation button badge (pictured, above) plus one of my ebooks (your choice) for free!

Like what you read?
Go off-blog with Adam's ebooks!


Heroes And Civilians, featuring Stories about superheroes, octuplets, giant monsters, rabbits, robots & astronauts, is FREE TO DOWNLOAD RIGHT NOW!

ta-wit ta-woo