Richard de Nooy


Thanks for taking an interest in my work. Please click on the book covers below for more information and reviews. The central column features my latest blogs and recent updates, mostly in English and sometimes in Dutch. If you’d like a daily dose of my cerebral flatulence, feel free to follow me on Twitter. For contact details and my biography (in English and Dutch) please visit the About page. You'll find an overview of upcoming appearances and other fun stuff under Gigs & Stuff.



Nieuws | Van kleine helden

Schietstoel | nu in De Revisor


Het verhaal "Schietstoel" uit mijn nieuwe roman "Van kleine helden' is nu te lezen bij De Revisor.


Kort verhaal | Van kleine helden

Bijzonderheden | Praag


"Ignác Vrana haast zich in de kleine uurtjes van een woensdag door Havlíčkovy Park als hij een laken aantreft, dat het landschap ontsiert als een bleke gumvlek in een fraaie potloodtekening." - een kort verhaal uit mijn nieuwe roman Van kleine helden.


A 600-Word Story

Flasher of Fiction


There once was a writer whose mind was like an overexcited child, incapable of sitting still, unable to shut up, raised on a diet of candyfloss, Coca-Cola and electricity. To keep the unruly child occupied, the writer churned out an incessant stream of novels, short fiction, blogs, poems, six-word stories and #OneWordHashtags.


Short Story

Peculiarities | Prague


Ignác Vrana is hurrying through Havlíčkovy Park in the early hours of a Wednesday when he spots a large, white sheet, marring the landscape like an eraser smudge in a fine drawing...


Short story

Rojstni Dan | Slovenia


1. You’re a librarian at the Mestna Knjižnica in Ljubljana.

2. You’ve worked there too long.

3. That’s a fact.

A numbered short story.


On writing

Compendium of Useless Writing Tips


This compendium of #UselessWritingTips will be regularly updated. Or not. They have been posted in reverse order to save you having to scroll down. You should be writing, not reading tips.


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