Dystopian Author Quotes

March 3, 2020
I like creating villains.

Justin Cronin Dystopian Author Quotes#31

Justin Cronin I like creating villains.
March 3, 2020
And I grew up on a steady diet of science fiction, especially apocalyptic and postapocalyptic fiction.

Justin Cronin Dystopian Author Quotes#30

Justin Cronin And I grew up on a steady diet of science fiction, especially apocalyptic and postapocalyptic fiction.
March 3, 2020
One of the great themes in American literature is the individual's confrontation with the vast open spaces of the continent.

Justin Cronin Dystopian Author Quotes#29

Justin Cronin One of the great themes in American literature is the individual’s confrontation with the vast open spaces of the continent.
March 3, 2020
So, whenever I'm writing, I'm writing in the presence of all the other books I've read and I think we all are.

Justin Cronin Dystopian Author Quotes#28

Justin Cronin So, whenever I’m writing, I’m writing in the presence of all the other books I’ve read and I think we all are.
March 3, 2020
The fact is, there's a great deal of hair-splitting fussiness when it comes to fly-fishing, most of it as silly as a top hat.

Justin Cronin Dystopian Author Quotes#27

Justin Cronin The fact is, there’s a great deal of hair-splitting fussiness when it comes to fly-fishing, most of it as silly as a top hat.
March 3, 2020
I was very much a child of the Cold War.

Justin Cronin Dystopian Author Quotes#26

Justin Cronin I was very much a child of the Cold War.
March 3, 2020
When you write, you take the ball and you hold it up to the light and you turn it slowly, and let people draw their own conclusions. And try to bring empathy to all sides of the equation.

Justin Cronin Dystopian Author Quotes#25

Justin Cronin When you write, you take the ball and you hold it up to the light and you turn it slowly, and let people draw […]
March 3, 2020
I'm an ecumenical reader, grew up with all sorts of fiction, teach writing, went to the Iowa Writers' Workshop, so my tastes and interests are broad.

Justin Cronin Dystopian Author Quotes#24

Justin Cronin I’m an ecumenical reader, grew up with all sorts of fiction, teach writing, went to the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, so my tastes and interests […]
March 3, 2020
As long as we remember a person, they're not really gone. Their thoughts, their feelings, their memories, they become a part of us.

Justin Cronin Dystopian Author Quotes#23

Justin Cronin As long as we remember a person, they’re not really gone. Their thoughts, their feelings, their memories, they become a part of us.