Tag: Isaac Asimov

A Reader’s and Writer’s Life

I love to read. Give me a book any day. I’ll take it over TV, movies, and video games. Nothing can replace my imagination. TV, movies, and video games give me someone else’s imagination which may be truly fabulous, but

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Fast Writing: Additional Thoughts

Last week we talked about fast writing. This week I want to riff on some of those points we made. For years now, I’ve maintained “The First Draft” is a myth. There’s no need for it or the accompanying second,

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The 10 Most Influential Fiction Writers of the Past 100 Years

From 1915 to the present, many writers have come and gone. Most of them are forgotten. Yet, a few linger in our memories. For some reason, the other day I was thinking about who would be considered the influential fiction

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