Richard Wright

author of strange, dark fictions

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The Freelance Leap: Shotguns & Hedonism

The Freelance Leap: Shotguns & Hedonism

So I’ve killed this experiment in freelancing early. I’ve taken it into the yard, placed a shotgun behind its ear, and pulled..

July 27, 2014
The Freelance Leap: Hard Numbers

The Freelance Leap: Hard Numbers

This year of freelancing wasn’t really supposed to be a self-publishing tryout, but that’s what it turned into in the end...

July 25, 2014
The Freelance Leap: Implosion

The Freelance Leap: Implosion

    The Freelance Leap experiment, in which I took twelve months off dayjobbery to see what I could get done writing full time,..

July 21, 2014
The Freelance Leap: The Centre Cannot Hold

The Freelance Leap: The Centre Cannot Hold

Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold. This so perfectly describes my state of mind at the moment that I refuse to believe Yeats did..

May 23, 2014
The Freelance Leap: Unpublished!

The Freelance Leap: Unpublished!

  Last week I unpublished all my books. This may seem an unlikely route to publishing success. Bear with me. I only actually..

May 9, 2014
The Freelance Leap: Opaque Transparency

The Freelance Leap: Opaque Transparency

The above is the wraparound cover art for the upcoming Iris Wildthyme Of Mars from Obverse Books. When I mentioned last week that I..

April 26, 2014
The Freelance Leap: Audiobooks?

The Freelance Leap: Audiobooks?

*other makes of earpods are available Before I start, if you want to know more about my next book release please sign up for my email..

April 18, 2014
The Freelance Leap: Six Months Coming

The Freelance Leap: Six Months Coming

Yesterday I took a look over how the first half of this freelance experiment has gone. There have been highs and lows, but for all that..

April 16, 2014
The Freelance Leap: Six Months Gone

The Freelance Leap: Six Months Gone

“Time, time, time is on your side. Yes it is.” Who the hell said that? That’s fecking absurd. Whoever said that must have..

April 15, 2014
The Freelance Leap: The Terrible Maybe

The Freelance Leap: The Terrible Maybe

So, I am neither Hugh Howey nor J.K. Rowling. That’s rather disappointing. On Monday I launched my novel The Flesh Market. The..

February 21, 2014
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