Adam & Steve was written at a time when I believed in using parody to reclaim power. I was honestly tired of hearing, “It’s Adam and Eve,…… Read more “On Writing: Adam & Steve”
“Fear” was my first short story to be published. I had lived alone for about a year and a half when I wrote this story. I was…… Read more “On Writing: Fear”
I have worked in variety of office environments. Among other things, I was always the coffee glutton of the office. I tried to offset this by being…… Read more “On Writing: Chocolates & Unemployment”
“From Forest to Fire” was my first short story to be chosen for publication even though it was not the first to appear publically. Perspectives Magazine was new…… Read more “On Writing: From Forest to Fire”
I was in a strange place when I wrote “The Nordic Pumpkin”. I had actually lost my grandfather in the summer of 2005, and I was unable…… Read more “On Writing: The Nordic Pumpkin”
The Sun On My Palm is a collection of poetry (and one flash fiction piece for fun), representing Kyle Richtig’s continued mission to describe the world around him.
I’m balancing on a wire suspended between two bridges. Far below, the canopy of ocean with its welcoming embrace waits, choked with plastic and wasted expectations. I…… Read more “Balance Act”