Wednesday, February 17, 2010

On fire

"This afternoon, burn down the house."
-- Ray Bradbury's advice to writers

(He added: Tomorrow, throw water on the coals.)

2 comments:

Heliopoli said...

He's great to listen to when he talks about writing. In one interview he said that everything about his books has been unplanned, "a passion, a madness, a great love."

Tai said...

I love that quote, Adam. I believe Bradbury is one of our last great thinkers. It's a shrinking group.