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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

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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

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“Lip Tongued Hot Sex”

I’ll admit that self-googling is a bit indulgent, but this is not what I had in mind when I set up alerts for my books.

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The Best Possible Follow-up to That Blog I Wrote About That Poem I Wrote

The one I rambled about here? I got an email over the weekend from Australian Poetry Journal asking for a bio to go with the poem because they want to publish it in (I think) the July issue of APJ.

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Favourite New Who Episodes by Doctor (because why not right?)

Friends of mine on Facebook were talking about a Doctor Who rewatch night they had to celebrate 10 years since the first episode of the new series was screened back in 2005. They voted among themselves to decide which episode

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Posted in crappin' on about the inconsequential, Me and my opinions

So I wrote a new poem today

and I really think it’s a good one so I sent it off to a few magazines and lets see what they all say right? And all of the automatic responses from submittable came back bam bam bam bam which

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Links for Sunday: Heat Vision & Jack, Supergirl, Muhammad Ali and Melinda Smith

A Very Special Episode presents “Heat Vision & Jack” The Onion’s AV club looks back at Heat Vision & Jack, the unaired pilot starring Jack Black and Owen Wilson as a superintelligent astronaut and his talking motorbike. Supergirl Lego Minifig 

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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.
contact: adamatsya@gmail.com
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Quelle Grammage!
week 3. the weird bald patch in my mo is still there. is my mo broken permanently? i dont know. 
more seriously though, can i respectfully suggest that if you were toying with the idea of donating to my ‘tache this month, given that i’ve smashed my funding goal, you instead consider taking that money and, in light of what’s happening in Manus right now, donate it to the wonderful @asrc1 instead? they do such weepingly amazing work and they need all the money they can get to keep doing it. link to their donations page in my bio. x the boys throwing shapes at work something for @littlebobbyplaqueson - what happens when a building gets demolished? or at least the part with the plaque does? in this case it gets given to the family of the dedicator. what perturbs the weekly times magpie?
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