Richard Wright

author of strange, dark fictions

December Book

The December Book: Countdown, Day Two

The December Book: Countdown, Day Two

Ugh. A terrible night’s sleep does not bode well. I’d planned to be up earlier and squeeze in a run, but when I still..

November 5, 2013
The December Book: Countdown, Day One

The December Book: Countdown, Day One

Right, a big week for The December Book (which is really called The Flesh Market right now, but we started with December Book so shall..

November 4, 2013

The Freelance Leap: Faces

In two months and two weeks I’ll be taking a year away from dayjobbery and seeing how close I can get to generating a full time freelance..

July 19, 2013
The December Book: First Query

The December Book: First Query

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything new on The December Book, the epic and complex historical novel I’ve been..

February 17, 2013
The Next Big Thing

The Next Big Thing

The Next Big Thing – The Flesh Market The idea of this is that a writer puts up a post on his or her own blog answering ten questions..

November 2, 2012
The December Book: Back To The Prologue

The December Book: Back To The Prologue

I’ve finally written the prologue for the December Book. With only occasional variation, I usually write stories (of whatever length)..

July 23, 2011

The December Book: Consolidating

I spent yesterday and this afternoon reviewing the first act of The December Book. I gave it that working title mostly because I started it..

June 12, 2011

The December Book: Lift Off!

As Kiefer Sutherland would say: “Previously, on ‘The December Book’…” “On Saturday 4th, whatever else..

April 2, 2011

The December Book: Rules, Research, Babies

Until last week, and the start of the current chapter, work on the December Book was ticking along nicely. Halfway through said chapter, it..

March 23, 2011

The December Book: Interaction

One of the biggest problems I’m facing with writing a historical novel, set in a real place at a real time, is the difficulty of..

February 27, 2011
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