Richard Wright

author of strange, dark fictions

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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
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
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
Going Small

Going Small

Most writers are reacting to what’s around them when they word-monkey. Sometimes we’re having a very direct and honest conversation..

January 5, 2017
2017: Not Being A Camel-Bothering Ass Gibbon

2017: Not Being A Camel-Bothering Ass Gibbon

Hello 2017! Thank you for coming to rescue us! 2016 was a monster, so you need to…wait. Why are you smirking? And chuckling? Are your..

January 1, 2017
King of Books

King of Books

I now declare The Flesh Market KING OF ALL THE BOOKS! Well not all the books. Not even some of them, really. Just the ones I wrote. KING OF..

August 14, 2016
Gothic Victoriana Sale!

Gothic Victoriana Sale!

Gaslit streets! Strange science! Murder most foul! Hello The Flesh Market, you sexy bastard you. What’s that you whisper with your..

August 1, 2016
The Muses

The Muses

Let me tell you about my muse. Muses, actually. Being a classicist, and greedy, I have more than one. Actually before I tell you what my..

July 16, 2016
Craven Place – Spooky Mystery Sale!

Craven Place – Spooky Mystery Sale!

The sale of my second novel is approaching its end, and so it’s time to launch into the third. Hello Craven Place. You look hot. How..

July 1, 2016
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