Richard Wright

author of strange, dark fictions

Running

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Your Facebook feed is full of horror, probably. Not the speculative, entertaining, liberating fictional kind that I write and try to flog..

December 3, 2015
Earning Chipolatas – Advent Running

Earning Chipolatas – Advent Running

I have turned into dough. Squishy, podgy, dough. Not the nice sort, that turns into brilliant, fluffy, intensely aromatic bread if exposed..

November 24, 2015
Massive Hurty Leg Syndrome

Massive Hurty Leg Syndrome

I have ITB syndrome now. ITB syndrome is not cool. For a start, just explaining that you have ITB syndrome is a complicated sort of affair...

September 18, 2015
The Edinburgh Marathon 2015

The Edinburgh Marathon 2015

I ran the Edinburgh marathon last week! That’s probably the best thing I can actually say about it! Hooray! Edinburgh is a great..

June 6, 2015
Not Bikey!

Not Bikey!

I have a bikey now! I sort of want to call it Bikey, but I’m not allowed to! My last bikey was called Bikey, and it got almost no use..

May 9, 2015
The Great Edinburgh Run 2015

The Great Edinburgh Run 2015

Saturday was a gorgeous day in that Edinburgh. The sun was out, the sky was blue, and there was a brisk cooling breeze on the streets. I..

April 20, 2015
Run Lurgi Run!

Run Lurgi Run!

I appear to have a lurgi. This is a real English word which is properly and precisely defined as crippling and deadly disease exactly like..

April 15, 2015
Big Things Sneaking

Big Things Sneaking

Marathons shouldn’t sneak up on you. There’s nothing sneaky about 26 miles and 385 yards. 26 miles and 385 yards is really..

March 23, 2015
Unlikely Advent Things

Unlikely Advent Things

Day eight of twenty-five, and it’s all a bit unlikely if I’m honest. It began with a Parkrun, sort of. Not really, but if I..

December 8, 2014
Darkness Falls

Darkness Falls

I am a creature of the night now. In India it’s generally the case that, even in the depths of winter, night time generally has the..

November 17, 2014
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