I was in a strange place when I wrote “The Nordic Pumpkin”. I had actually lost my grandfather in the … Continue Reading On Writing: The Nordic Pumpkin
Over the past six months, I’ve been working on a new business amongst the stress of moving to a new … Continue Reading The Path of Sacred Roots
Cyndi Lauper’s debut solo album She’s So Unusual changed the way many of us thought about music. It quickly became … Continue Reading Cyndi Lauper: She’s So Unusual
Kyle Richtig is happy to announce his new album Second Son! The new album features his songs Daisies & Roses … Continue Reading Second Son Released!
Sometimes it takes very little to make a statement. It can be falsehoods or truth. It can just be a … Continue Reading America, Great Again
Moby’s album Play has the dubious honour of being successful due to its licensing, rather than from radio exposure. This … Continue Reading Moby: Play
Game of Thrones is one of today’s most popular shows. Here at Richtig Haus we have watched and rewatched all … Continue Reading Game of Thrones: Theory I
I was introduced to Colour By Numbers in 1983 by my mother. It was of course her record; however, all … Continue Reading Culture Club: Colour By Numbers
Since I released The Sun On My Palm, I have had several people ask me the story behind the poem, … Continue Reading The Story Behind Kaintophobia Amongst the Arachnids
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.
Technological Advances is a path through the life of Kyle Richtig turned into music. All songs are inspired by the relationships he had, failed at, or ran away from. Unfortunately, this includes the relationship with the self – perhaps the most tenuous of them all.
Yesterday I saw this woman walking down the street in Belleville, ON. I was shocked, so much so, that I was mired in my own emotions before considering what was going on.
A new poem by Kyle Richtig.
A poem about the origins of modern chocolate.
Empathetic Viscera is a snapshot of the modern Canadian experience. Richtig sees this period of Canadian history as the search for ourselves. The modern Canada is in the process of incorporating traditions and peoples from around the world (DNA Speaks, Sameness Is A Myth), understanding and appreciating our environment (Boreal Forest, The St. Mary’s), and the disconnection from colonial Eurocentric ideology (The Search For God, The Chordates, Chemical Taste).
Kyle Richtig released the album Green Warriors – a compilation of his most loved acoustic songs – yesterday via Bandcamp. … Continue Reading Green Warriors – Best Of Acoustic Kyle Richtig