Ray Bradbury's Advice to Young Writers
from the October 1973 issue of Literary Cavalcade: You must write every single day of your life. You must read dreadful dumb books and glorious books, and let them wrestle in beautiful fights inside your head — vulgar one moment, brilliant the next. You must lurk in libraries and climb the stacks like ladders to snuff books like perfumes and wear books like hats upon your crazy heads. I wish for...