Richard Thomas''' ( born November 21, 1967) is an American author. His focus is on neo-noir fiction , typically touching on the darker aspects of life, including elements of violence, mental instability, breaks in reality, and tragedies. His work is rich in setting and sensory details, and often has a sexual element to it. |+|
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|-|Richard was born in St. Louis, Missouri. He grew up in Webster Groves, and went to Webster Groves High School. He pursued his undergraduate studies, and obtained a Bachelor of Science at Bradley University , in Peoria, Illinois. He is completing his MFA at Murray State University, where he is studying under Pulitzer nominated professor, [[ Dale Ray Phillips]]. He currently lives in Chicago, Illinois. |+|
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