Adrian Slatcher Online

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


I’m pleased to say that the new issue of The Rialto features my 4th appearance in the magazine – a poem called “Beauty”. Quite a lot of NW poets in … Continue reading

November 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Over and Back

“Over and Back” is one of the older poems in “Playing Solitaire for Money”, written in 2005. I sometimes baulk at the idea of writing nature poetry. I have always … Continue reading

November 2, 2011 · 1 Comment

Video: A Colossal Machine

I haven’t read this poem from Playing Solitaire for Money that often, so its nice that it was recorded when I opened my short set at the 2011 Manchester Book … Continue reading

September 3, 2011 · Leave a comment

Juxtaposition #4

July 25, 2010 · Leave a comment