Ray Bradbury

The Man Who Scared the Nation

No one would have believed in the last years of the nineteenth century that this world was being watched keenly and closely by intelligences greater than man’s and yet as mortal as his own; that as men busied themselves about their various concerns they were scrutinised and studied, perhaps almost as narrowly as a man […]

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Ray Bradbury – Thank You

I heard the news early this morning that Ray Bradbury died today at age 91. As a lover of books and libraries, I identified strongly with Fahrenheit 451. Even though it was science fiction, Mr. Bradbury understood that books are a conduit for knowledge transfer and a catalyst for transformation.  That can be frightening to […]

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