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.)


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.