I wouldn't like to be a character in one of my books!
I'm not a great believer in awards-of course the fact that I've never won one has nothing to do with… (read more)
Technology determines the possibilities of society. It doesn't matter whether you start out from a fascist state or a communist… (read more)
You have to have something worth saying and then the ability to say it- writing's a double skill, really.
As a writer, you get to play, you get alter time, you get to come up with the smart lines… (read more)
As long as a film stays unmade, the book is entirely yours, it belongs to the writer. As soon as… (read more)
By the usual reckoning, the worst books make the best films.
I still find it hard to understand that anyone could argue that you can't have machines that exhibit consciousness.