Posts Tagged ‘Fahrenheit 451’

  • Characterization

    September 19th, 2012 | Characterization, Literary trivia | journalpulp | 2 Comments

    If plot is the skeleton upon which the meat of your story hangs, then characters are surely the heart and soul. Characterization is the art of presenting the people who populate your story. Characterization is, in essence, nothing more — or less — than the depiction of motive (a word, incidentally, that comes from the […]

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  • Raymond Douglas Bradbury: A.K.A. Ray Bradbury

    June 10th, 2012 | Ray Bradbury | journalpulp | No Comments

    “It was a pleasure to burn,” wrote Ray Bradbury in the beginning of Fahrenheit 451, and continued: It was a special pleasure to see things eaten, to see things blackened and changed. With the brass nozzle in his fists, with this great python spitting its venomous kerosene upon the world, the blood pounded in his […]

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