About Richard

Richard Kish is a Nottingham-based writer and self-described mega geek, born in 1994. His love of literature led to a BA in English from the University of Cambridge and a career in marketing and communications.

When he’s not writing, he can usually be found playing video games, watching films, reading, going to the theatre, or out walking his dog, Milo.

Richard is currently working on his second novel with the working title A Place Where We Belong.

About Richard

Richard Kish is a Nottingham-based writer and self-described mega geek, born in 1994. His love of literature led to a BA in English from the University of Cambridge and a career in marketing and communications.

When he’s not writing, he can usually be found playing video games, watching films, reading, going to the theatre, or out walking his dog, Milo.

Richard is currently working on his second novel with the working title A Place Where We Belong.

July

“A poetic snapshot of a month in one depressed late twenty-something’s mind.”

The Burning Ash

A world of magic, dragons, and a crystalline tree await…

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A Poem A Day For A Month Leads To New Poetry Collection

A Poem A Day For A Month Leads To New Poetry Collection

Nottingham-born writer, Richard Kish, this week releases his first ever poetry collection called ‘July’. The collection, described as a poetic snapshot of a month in one depressed late twenty-something’s mind, was born from a personal challenge to write one poem every...

Halfway through 2022

Halfway through 2022

I was trying to figure out what to write this month and really wasn't sure. I've spent the past few months rather mired in my depression and struggling to get out of that rut. 2022 as a year so far certainly hasn't been kind to me. I may have had some wonderful...

Clinging on

Clinging on

For some reason over the last year and a half I've turned to poetry to express and vent feelings. Why I feel like I need to push these out into the world I'll never know, but I suppose that while I struggle to write the one thing I want to write right now, it's at...

Current Goals Progress

  • A Place Where We Belong First Draft 40% 40%
  • 30 A Year of Poems 38.8% 38.8%