Richard Wright

author of strange, dark fictions

December Book

The Freelance Leap: The Terrible Maybe

The Freelance Leap: The Terrible Maybe

So, I am neither Hugh Howey nor J.K. Rowling. That’s rather disappointing. On Monday I launched my novel The Flesh Market. The..

February 21, 2014
The December Book: Done

The December Book: Done

Edinburgh, gaslight, murder, obsession, and the walking dead. It’s done. With only a chapter and a half left to complete on The..

November 18, 2013
The December Book: Countdown, Day Ten

The December Book: Countdown, Day Ten

First up, in case you missed it, you can now enjoy my one and only foray into the world of Doctor Who for free here. If you enjoy that, you..

November 15, 2013
The December Book: Countdown, Day Nine

The December Book: Countdown, Day Nine

My internet is an arse today, so this might not be updated as regularly as usual. I’ll keep writing, and post when I can. I was up..

November 14, 2013
The December Book: Countdown, Day Eight

The December Book: Countdown, Day Eight

I let myself sleep until 07:30 this morning, then went straight out for a 5k run. It was unusually brutal experience. My limbs felt leaden..

November 13, 2013
The December Book: Countdown, Day Seven

The December Book: Countdown, Day Seven

Up at four this morning, to take an insanely excited Eva to the train station and send her on her school trip to… um… somewhere..

November 12, 2013
The December Book: Countdown, Day Six

The December Book: Countdown, Day Six

I took the weekend off. Originally I planned to write through it and hit 90,000 words on Sunday, but in the end I decided there was no..

November 11, 2013
The December Book: Countdown, Day Five

The December Book: Countdown, Day Five

Before I went to bed last night I embarked on a rewatch of Game of Thrones season one. Taking an hour or so to unclip myself from the book..

November 8, 2013
The December Book: Countdown, Day Four

The December Book: Countdown, Day Four

Another wretched night’s sleep, despite feeling so zonked when I hit the pillow that I was sure I’d be unconscious in seconds...

November 7, 2013
The December Book: Countdown, Day 3

The December Book: Countdown, Day 3

A much better start to the day. I went to bed early and was up at six. Out for a 5k run through the grey haze. The temperature at night is..

November 6, 2013
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