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5 Octavia Butler Quotes About the Power of Persistence

The famed science-fiction author didn’t wait for inspiration to strike.

Octavia Butler. Photo by Nikolas Coukouma. Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.5.

Octavia Butler was a science fiction power house. She’s best known for her dark and deeply-disturbing novels which explore complex themes of race and sexuality in sci-fi setting. She’s one of the rare genre writers to find mainstream success, largely due…




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