Rich's work has appeared in media publication since 1978. In 2006, he founded Postal eCareer Writing Services, dedicated to helping his fellow coworkers throughout the United States, in completing essays needed for high-impact internal job applications. He has also written material for newspapers, trade publications (Editor of two), magazines, and online media content. He is a member of the Writer's Coffee House group, run by Bram Stoker award winner Jonathan Maberry. Maberry and other writers have provided Rich with encouragement as he has crossed into areas of fiction with a number of short stories and two novels. He has just released "The Metamorphosis of Timothy Dunn," and is currently working on his second book, "Alpha C."