Richard Wright

December Book

The December Book: Villains

In case you haven’t been following along, The December Book is the novel I’m currently writing, which I promised to shadow in..

January 29, 2011

The December Book: The Return

Today took me back to the December Book, which is either a rather anachronistic working title for the current novel or, as my mate Duncan..

January 3, 2011

The December Book: Unexpected Quarters

It’s amazing, the things this novel gets hung up on.  The other day, it stalled because I didn’t know how a working labourer..

December 21, 2010

The December Book: Details, Details….

(Picture courtesy of my wife, as I’m running out of decent Edinburgh shots) While on the one hand, it’s important to know when..

December 14, 2010

The December Book: Momentum

You’ll be pleased to hear (I certainly was) that yesterday saw the completion of chapter one of the December Book.  The most..

December 10, 2010

The December Book: Marks, Set… Crawl!

Writing has happened, but by all the gods, it was brutal.  A full day, yet just over half a chapter complete.  I said yesterday that the..

December 8, 2010

The December Book: Plot & Structure

Well, today didn’t mark the start of the writing, as I thought it might yesterday, but instead threw me back to the books for more..

December 7, 2010

The December Book: Beginnings

So, let’s get started, shall we?  As previously declared, I’m starting a new novel today, a hopefully quite literate horror..

December 6, 2010

Muse Moment

I’ve booked two weeks off the day job at the start of December.  For those two weeks, my daughter’s at school, and my..

October 23, 2010