Richard Wright

author of strange, dark fictions

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My Fat Balls

My Fat Balls

I think I can comfortably assert, without fear of contradiction or being called out as a braggart, that my fat balls are among the most..

April 24, 2017 with 0 Comments
The Last Ditch 3: Ridiculous Ideas

The Last Ditch 3: Ridiculous Ideas

Week three of this Last Ditch, and looking at the week to come I feel like I’m running full speed at a ten foot brick wall, sort of..

April 23, 2017 with 0 Comments
The Last Ditch 2: Music Matters

The Last Ditch 2: Music Matters

It’s week two of The Last Ditch, and I’ve finally found the music I needed. Tunes matter when I’m writing. Stories like to have a..

April 16, 2017 with 0 Comments
Rorschach

Rorschach

It’s like a Rorschach test, this image by Joe Giddens for the Press Association that went viral over the weekend. It tells you everything..

April 10, 2017 with 0 Comments
The Last Ditch 1: Word Bullets

The Last Ditch 1: Word Bullets

Right, let’s get this last ditch year started. For the first two weeks of April I have no dayjobbery to worry about, though it’s..

April 9, 2017 with 0 Comments
Recovery Week

Recovery Week

Last week I did nothing physical. Occasional walking. Some rising from seats and settling back into them. A little light breathing and..

April 5, 2017 with 0 Comments
The Last Ditch

The Last Ditch

Hello there, and a very happy new year to you too. Ah, no, wait. Did you get too excited? Did you think you might have blinked and missed..

April 2, 2017
Reading List – March 2017

Reading List – March 2017

It’s a quarter of the way through the year, and restricting myself only to woman writers (thereby forcing myself away from the mostly..

March 31, 2017 with 0 Comments
Kielder Dark Skies 2017

Kielder Dark Skies 2017

Undulating. Sounds pleasant, doesn’t it? The way the word rolls around in your mouth? Undulating is something that you might want to..

March 26, 2017 with 0 Comments
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
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