Adrian B Earle is a writer, poet, and media maker from Birmingham, and a producer at Poetry Archive. His interest lies in innovative ways to tell stories and shape language in new poetic forms.
He is Managing Director at Poetry Media Project VerseFirst Productions, where he produces the podcasts “Why Poetry?” and “Alone Together”. Adrian is also a Director & Creative Development Lead at the Poetry in Place App Overhear and a 2019 member of the Hippodrome Young Poets.
His debut pamphlet “5000HURTS” (Burning Eye Books, 2019) and his Debut Collection of Poetry and Short Stories “We Are Always & Forever Ending” (Broken Sleep Books 2021) is a 2021 national poetry day selection.
Adrian’s Poetry Film “boyshapedspace” was commissioned by Rural Media for BBC New Creatives, winning joint 1st at the Newlyn PZ international Film Festival 2020, and selected for both the Zebra Film Festival 2020 and the Film and Video Poetry Symposium 2020.
Mildly obsessed with the ‘taste’ of a poem, and the things that can be created from the foundation of verse, he has been mashing together sonics & Syllables, Images & Iambs for a while now, experimenting and creating digital poems under the name ThinkWriteFly.