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Poemix: Poem of Self Hatred

Words by me. Pictures by the stupendous Peter Savieri.  

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Poemix: Solo Flight

Words by me. Pictures by the amazing Shags.

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Poemix: I Must Destroy the Space Whale

Pictures by the remarkable Neale Blanden, words by me. First published in Torpedo #6.

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Happy Peter CapalDAY!

(see what I did there?) Yeah so the new guy is going to be doing his first episode of Doctor Who this weekend, so to celebrate (because more than 50% of whovian fandom seems to be about celebrating SOMETHING) we’re

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“Making Deadlines is the Goddamn Job.”: Talking to Christian Read

Black City is Christian Read’s debut novel, an occult noir tale set in a city seething with magic, home to a modern melting-pot of mixed magical traditions that coexist alongside and underneath the ordinary everyday lives of “citizens”. Christian’s published

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Adult with Teenage Themes: Talking To Kirsten Krauth

just_a_girl is Kirsten Krauth’s debut novel, published earlier this year by UWA Publishing. It’s a story about the tensions between 14-year-old Layla and Margot, her mother, as they both recover from the trauma of Margot’s separation from Layla’s dad in

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Next Big Thing: The Face of Devastation

TL;DR: Giant robots and poetry together at last for the first time the way you demanded it. Keywords: Giant robots, Transformers, poetry, John Warwicker Word count: 1,293 words Just before Christmas I got contacted by David Prater about participating in

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About Adam

Adam Ford (that's me) is the author of the poetry collections The Third Fruit is a Bird (Picaro Press, 2008) and Not Quite the Man for the Job (Allen & Unwin, 1998).

I also wrote a novel called Man Bites Dog (Allen & Unwin, 2004) and a short story collection called Heroes and Civilians (self-published, 2011).

My current writing project is POEM: SPACEKNIGHT, a 79-poem sequence, posted one poem a day for 79 days, based on a 1980s comic about cyborgs fighting aliens.

contact: adamatsya@gmail.com
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ta-wit ta-woo
Quelle Grammage!
DITKO ROM FTW Part of a poem and part of a sky. Not a terrible morning after all. $2 at the local library sale for two of the best dance movies I know. Peter Cottontail is fuckin' STONED.
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