Bio: Richard Cabut

Author Richard Cabut

Bio: Richard Cabut

Richard Cabut is author of the novels Looking for a Kiss (PC-Press, 2023, previously Sweat Drenched Press, 2020) and Dark Entries (Cold Lips Press, 2019), and the poetry book Disorderly Magic and Other Disturbances (Far West Press, 2023).

He co-edited/-contributed to the anthology Punk is Dead: Modernity Killed Every Night (Zer0 Books, October 2017), and was also a contributor to Ripped, Torn and Cut – Pop, Politics and Punks Fanzines From 1976 (Manchester University Press, 2018) and Growing Up With Punk (Nice Time, 2018).

Richard’s journalism has featured in the Guardian, the Daily TelegraphNME (pen name Richard North), ZigZag, The Big IssueTime OutOffbeat magazine, the IndependentArtists & Illustrators magazine, thefirstpost, London Arts Board/Arts Council England, Siren magazine, etc.

His fiction has appeared in the books The Edgier Waters (Snowbooks, 2006) and Affinity (67 Press, 2015). As well as on various sites on the internet. He was a Pushcart Prize nominee 2016.

Richard’s plays have been performed at various theatres in London and nationwide, including the Arts Theatre, Covent Garden, London.

His poetry has appeared in An Anthology of Punk Ass Poetry (Orchid Eater Press, 2022), and magazines such as Cold Lips, Foggy Plasma, 3ammagazine, etc.

He published the fanzine Kick, and played bass for the punk band Brigandage (LP Pretty Funny Thing – Gung Ho Records, 1986).