Richard Wright

author of strange, dark fictions

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Unlikely Advent Things

Unlikely Advent Things

Day eight of twenty-five, and it’s all a bit unlikely if I’m honest. It began with a Parkrun, sort of. Not really, but if I..

December 8, 2014
Xmas On The South China Sea

Xmas On The South China Sea

So I spent Xmas with friends and family, drifting between islands in the Philippines, far from the madding crowds. Most of this account has..

January 5, 2014
Au Revoir

Au Revoir

I’ve just sent off my last submission of the year, three hours before I get on a plane for a festive vacation. That’s..

December 18, 2013
The 20 Day Novel: Day 12

The 20 Day Novel: Day 12

Is it Xmas yet? I don’t think I’ve ever looked forward to a break more in my life. Dayjobbery was easy, compared to this. Turn..

December 10, 2013
The 20 Day Novel: Day 9

The 20 Day Novel: Day 9

I’m starting this entry just after midnight, as I can write a little more before I go to bed. Yesterday (a couple of minutes ago) The..

December 5, 2013
Christmas Shopping

Christmas Shopping

Look, there’s no subtle way to do this. It’s Christmas. You’re buying people stuff. Don’t buy that other thing you..

December 2, 2013
The 20 Day Novel: Day 6

The 20 Day Novel: Day 6

I think the little men who live outside my fourth floor window might be packing up. I will miss their endless scraping and banging, and..

December 2, 2013
Doomsday Reading

Doomsday Reading

Blood will flow. Fire will fall. Days will end. Tomorrow, the world is going to end. That’s what the Mayans thought, anyway. Four..

December 20, 2012
BETTER THAN A TOWEL

BETTER THAN A TOWEL

So, how was your Xmas haul? I hope you were gifted with the material possessions you’ve always dreamed of, and consumed all manner of..

December 28, 2011

Merry Xmas!

I hope you’ve awoken to gifts aplenty, and are contemplating a lazy, indulgent day with people you love. Thanks for reading along..

December 25, 2011
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