Adrian Slatcher Online

Adrian Slatcher writes poetry, fiction and criticism, and lives in Manchester.

VLAK Magazine

I’m very pleased to be in the new VLAK Magazine, a curated art and literature magazine from Prague, thanks a lot to one of the editorial board, Louis Armand for … Continue reading

May 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Footnotes in Search of a Horror Story

This story was originally published online at Fleeting Magazine, which unfortunately no longer seems to be with us, which means that its gone from the internet; not the first thing … Continue reading

March 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

3 New Stories

I have three new stories being published this autumn – all very different.

October 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Living with My Sister in Anaheim (1996)

I wrote this story in 1996, one of a series of “American” stories I wrote after visiting the West Coast the previous summer. I’d just started to try and write … Continue reading

November 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Unthology 4 – new story anthology

I’m pleased to announce that I’ve a story in Unthank Books new Anthology – or rather “UN-thology” “Unthology 4” alongside a range of other excellent names. You can buy it … Continue reading

October 23, 2013 · 1 Comment

New Story on Fleeting Magazine

I’m pleased to say that I’ve got a new short story online at the lovely Fleeting Magazine, home of much that is short and good. The story is a little … Continue reading

February 2, 2012 · 1 Comment

My Life According to the Albums of David Bowie 1968-1983(A story for National Short Story Day)

Its the shortest day, which means its National Short Story Day, and here’s one I wrote a few years ago, which maps the characters life against the albums of David … Continue reading

December 22, 2011 · Leave a comment

DAYS OF REVELATIONS (a story for the Rapture)

The “news” that an American preacher had predicted the end of the world last weekend reminded me of a story I wrote a few years ago, presumably after reading a … Continue reading

May 25, 2011 · Leave a comment

BACKWARDS (a story for National Short Story Day)

When I was 10 I was 70. I expected everyone to do things for me. I was naughty. I changed my mind all the time, forgot what I’d just done, … Continue reading

December 21, 2010 · Leave a comment