Ray Bradbury’s The Creatures That Time Forgot

I’m not a huge fan of short stories. They always leave me wanting more: a longer plot, more detail, more of a resolution. None of that ever arrives for the reader. It’s frustrating beyond belief, it’s that form of titillation is often very addictive. It’s the reason why many readers love Ray Bradbury. In TheContinue reading “Ray Bradbury’s The Creatures That Time Forgot”

Ray Bradbury’s Zen in the Art of Writing

Where did I find the courage to rebel, change my life, live alone? Ray Bradbury is among the most prolific writers that went on to write his own how-to book on creative writing. Wow, that last sentence had a lot of versions of “write” in it, LOL. But, there you have it. He’s a bigContinue reading “Ray Bradbury’s Zen in the Art of Writing”

Ray Bradbury’s Something Wicked This Way Comes

I’m always amazed at writers that can set a sinister tone to their work with only the first sentence. And, you know, the reader knows that they’re in for a bit of a fright. Ray Bradbury was really one of the pioneers of science fiction. Plus, he always incorporates scary, creepy twists to his plots.Continue reading “Ray Bradbury’s Something Wicked This Way Comes”