Richard Makin

Richard Makin is a writer, poet and artist. His first book for Reality Street, Dwelling (see below), a long work of "non-generic prose", became a print publication after being serialised online over a period of two years in 2011. 

Download & read an extract from Dwelling (pdf)
Video of launch reading of Dwelling
A film by Lucy Clarke & Andy Moore with words by Richard Makin from Dwelling

An interview with Richard Makin by Michael Peverett 

Photo: Jennifer K Dick


Dwelling was serialised electronically by Great Works (2006-09) under the working title of ‘St Leonards’. It is the second in a trilogy of books. The first of these, ‘Work’, was also published serially by Great Works (2003-06).

Poems from Richard Makin's long sequence ‘Rift Designs’ are published in The Reality Street Book Of Sonnets. Other publications include Forword and Universlipre, both from Equipage. The third of the trilogy of which Dwelling is part, Mourning, was published by Equus Press in 2015.

A little preview here

2011, 978-1-874400-53-0, 672pp,  £17.50 £12