My key passion is working in creative project management, with a particular interest in producing art that challenges and interrogates physical and mental space within the built environment.

Adam writes fiction, poetry and journalism [primarily long-read articles, essays and book reviews]. His work appears in the following publications:

Low Light Magazine, L’Ephemere Review, The Arsonist, Glove zine, Anti-Heroin Chic, The Bohemyth, I Am Not A Silent Poet, Rockland Lit, Proletarian Poetry, The Next Review, Fractured Nuance zine. BoscRev: 4, The Weary Blues, The Stare’s Nest, ShoutOut UK, 3:AM, The Cadaverine, Spontaneity, Abridged 0-13, The Literateur, Nostrovia! SquawkBack, NOUS. Anthologies: Interpal – Palestine Verses, Fugue 1 (Siren Press), Poems Underwater, Stepaway – Voicewalks (Durham University).

JOURNALISM: Hong Kong Review of Books, Burning House Press and the essay, A Splintered Heart, featured in the Eyewear – Tactical Voting Guide (NHS and Death of Affect)

Adam is a Director of Silhouette Press, publishing poetry books and encouraging creative writing and publishing skill education, with a focus upon supporting people under-represented in the industry.


Further to this he is currently engaged as a mentor with Arts Emergency.

and in producing the Disappear Here project.

a series of 27 x poetry films about Coventry ringroad [www.disappear-here.org ]

Adam was selected for the 2014 Ó Bhéal Coventry-Cork Twin Cities Poetry Exchange and was part of the Coventry SHOOT Festival, 2014. He is former Editor of Here Comes Everyone magazine.

He tweets @BurndtOutWard