Richard Wright

author of strange, dark fictions

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The Last Ditch 9 & 10: Ticking Over

The Last Ditch 9 & 10: Ticking Over

There was no post last weekend, and I heard your frightened cries echo across the land. People in London took to the streets in bewildered..

June 11, 2017
How To Vote

How To Vote

General Elections are confusing, right? All those contradictory words being said all over the place, by those people you don’t really..

June 2, 2017
Reading List – May 2017

Reading List – May 2017

I am having to fight the urge to let this year’s reading project (only read books by women) from becoming its own sub-group (only..

May 30, 2017
The Last Ditch 8: Making Shapes

The Last Ditch 8: Making Shapes

You know how this Last Ditch thing goes by now. I’ll write though the week, and keep a sort of diary to keep myself honest. On Sunday..

May 29, 2017
The Last Ditch 7: All The Pitches

The Last Ditch 7: All The Pitches

After a week of pure fail, I need to get The Last Ditch back on track. I can absorb a week of nothing much fairly easily, but if it turns..

May 21, 2017
The Last Ditch 6: Fewer F*cks

The Last Ditch 6: Fewer F*cks

I have no words. Seriously. A week has gone by, the sixth of this Last Ditch thing, and I have literally no new words. Monday was a mess. I..

May 14, 2017
The Last Ditch 5: Other Worlds Than These

The Last Ditch 5: Other Worlds Than These

Elections, dark towers, and humans all bobbing away in the background this week, but words happened amidst them. The Last Ditch is going..

May 7, 2017
Reading List – April 2017

Reading List – April 2017

In April 2017, I read two books. Two individual books, in a whole month. But what books! Normally I feel a little ashamed of myself when I..

May 1, 2017
The Last Ditch 4: The Rule of 500

The Last Ditch 4: The Rule of 500

It’s Sunday, a day off in my writing schedule, and this afternoon I caught up with Guardians of the Galaxy 2. Huge fun, probably the most..

April 30, 2017
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
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