Stephen R. Donaldson - Quotes

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Everything dies, from the smallest blade of grass to the biggest galaxy. ---->>>

I respect my limitations, but I don't use them as an excuse.

I respect my limitations, but I don't use them as an excuse.

I may not yet be as old as dirt, but dirt and I are starting to have an awful lot in common. ---->>>

I had no intention of pursuing either the characters or the setting further. ---->>>

Of the authors published under Ballantine's Adult Fantasy logo, only Evangeline Walton 'spoke' to me. ---->>>

For a variety of reasons, my books struck the marketplace like a thunderclap; and one of those reasons was that there were so few alternatives available. Readers who loved Tolkien, and who were not satisfied by Terry Brooks, had nowhere else to turn. ---->>>

The portal structure is simply a technique: it is neither necessary nor unnecessary, except as the writer and the story make it so. In the case of 'The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant,' it was absolutely necessary to my intentions. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 05-13, 1947
Occupation: Writer

Stephen Reeder Donaldson (born May 13, 1947) is an American fantasy, science fiction and mystery novelist, most famous for The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, his ten-novel fantasy series. His work is characterized by psychological complexity, conceptual abstractness, moral bleakness, and the use of an arcane vocabulary, and has attracted critical praise for its "imagination, vivid characterizations, and fast pace" (wikipedia)