Richard Wright

author of strange, dark fictions

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Toasting Monkeys

Toasting Monkeys

A long run today. Seventeen miles. When I started out it was cold, and I dressed for Winter. Halfway through the sun came out and it was..

March 5, 2017 with 0 Comments
Reading List – February 2017

Reading List – February 2017

My ongoing quest to escape this dreary world while actually staying in it continues apace. A few less books read this month than in..

February 28, 2017 with 0 Comments
The Long Run Murders

The Long Run Murders

I did a long run yesterday and now I want to murder you. A month ago I ran three miles in a week, and that was it. Yesterday I ran a half..

February 13, 2017
Reading List – January 2017

Reading List – January 2017

As various bits of the world crumble beneath the weight of the Tangerine Behemoth, I read. It’s partly escapism, sure, but it’s..

February 7, 2017
Hot Noise

Hot Noise

Yesterday a man who rode a tide of lies, white suprematism, and misogyny through one of the ugliest displays of semi-democracy I’ve ever..

January 21, 2017
Batduck Begins

Batduck Begins

Batduck watches, for crime never sleeps. Today is my birthday, and I received presents. Batduck is the best one*.  Obviously. My daughter..

January 11, 2017
The Great Winter Run 2017

The Great Winter Run 2017

On Saturday 7th January I was officially declared the fastest man alive. No, I’m misremembering. On Saturday 7th January I officially..

January 9, 2017
Going Small

Going Small

Most writers are reacting to what’s around them when they word-monkey. Sometimes we’re having a very direct and honest conversation..

January 5, 2017
2017: Not Being A Camel-Bothering Ass Gibbon

2017: Not Being A Camel-Bothering Ass Gibbon

Hello 2017! Thank you for coming to rescue us! 2016 was a monster, so you need to…wait. Why are you smirking? And chuckling? Are your..

January 1, 2017
Reading List 2016

Reading List 2016

A few days ago I gave you a list of the top five books I read in 2016. Here’s a list of everything else (I read 30 books this year),..

December 31, 2016
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