13 Inspiring Quotes for Writers from Octavia E. Butler | Aerogramme Writers’ Studio

Science fiction writer Octavia Estelle Butler was the author of a dozen novels and many short stories. She also remains the only science fiction writer to ever receive a MacArthur Foundation ‘Genius’ Grant. Following her death in 2006 fellow writer Steven Barnes said “She put everything she had into her work – she was extraordinarily committed to the craft. Yet, despite her shyness, she was also an open, generous and humane human being.”

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