Dystopian Author Quotes

June 2, 2020
I do first draft in longhand, which saves a lot of rewriting. I try to get a certain amount done each day. Don't always, but I try. Then I clean up in the rewrites.

Harry Turtledove Dystopian Author Quotes#6

Harry Turtledove I do first draft in longhand, which saves a lot of rewriting. I try to get a certain amount done each day. Don’t always, […]
June 2, 2020
Many things are possible. Few things are certain.

Harry Turtledove Dystopian Author Quotes#5

Harry Turtledove Many things are possible. Few things are certain.
June 2, 2020
A horsefly can't do a horse much real damage, but it can drive it wild anyhow.

Harry Turtledove Dystopian Author Quotes#4

Harry Turtledove A horsefly can’t do a horse much real damage, but it can drive it wild anyhow.
June 2, 2020
Fiction has to be plausible. All history has to do is happen.

Harry Turtledove Dystopian Author Quotes#3

Harry Turtledove Fiction has to be plausible. All history has to do is happen.
June 2, 2020
...Do you see things in black and white, or are there shades of gray for you? "I hope there's gray...Black and white make things easier but only if you don't want to think."

Harry Turtledove Dystopian Author Quotes#2

Harry Turtledove …Do you see things in black and white, or are there shades of gray for you? “I hope there’s gray…Black and white make things […]
June 2, 2020
I learned by reading an awful lot and by writing a half a million words of stuff nobody would do anything with except wrap old fish.

Harry Turtledove Dystopian Author Quotes#1

Harry Turtledove I learned by reading an awful lot and by writing a half a million words of stuff nobody would do anything with except wrap […]
May 30, 2020
Occasionally people ask me how it is I write different types of things, and my answer to that is it's very natural. You get bored writing one kind of thing all the time.

Matthew Tobin Anderson Dystopian Author Quotes#34

Matthew Tobin Anderson Occasionally people ask me how it is I write different types of things, and my answer to that is it’s very natural. You […]
May 30, 2020
I completely love music. I used to be the music critic at 'The Improper Bostonian.' It's just something I've always loved very deeply.

Matthew Tobin Anderson Dystopian Author Quotes#33

Matthew Tobin Anderson I completely love music. I used to be the music critic at ‘The Improper Bostonian.’ It’s just something I’ve always loved very deeply.
May 30, 2020
I feel like it's hard to get into historical novels where you know what the story is far too well.

Matthew Tobin Anderson Dystopian Author Quotes#32

Matthew Tobin Anderson I feel like it’s hard to get into historical novels where you know what the story is far too well.