Richard Wright

author of strange, dark fictions

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Beasted

Beasted

The Beast from the East has struck. Which is to say some weather happened and, in line with modern politics and the sweeping tides of..

March 4, 2018
Top Five Books 2017

Top Five Books 2017

And a happy new year to you too! No, that sounds old fashioned now. A relic from a simpler, happier age. We need something more appropriate..

January 3, 2018
Dayjobbering

Dayjobbering

So, where was I? I know. I know. It’s been a while since I blogged regularly here. Your plaintive wailing has been noted. It was hard..

November 5, 2017
Reading List – August 2017

Reading List – August 2017

Is it the end of August already? Sweet Christmas (which it almost is), time flies around here. Goodreads tells me I’m a little behind..

August 31, 2017
Reading List – July 2017

Reading List – July 2017

Completely inverting the usual pattern, my reading seems to have slowed up for the summer. Two tales down in July, and this was they...

August 2, 2017
Reading List – June 2017

Reading List – June 2017

I’m sticking to my promise to read only books by women this year, and Claire North is still dominating my reading schedule...

June 30, 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
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
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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