10 Inspirational videos to help authors
If you need some helpful advise or just wise words to inspire you, I have some great news that will make you do a little jig!
Here are 10 of the best Authors to inspire and entertain you!
- Isaac Asimov on the Golden Age of Science Fiction: Listen as one of the most well-known science fiction authors discusses the peak of science fiction writing.
- Will Self: Take a look at this video to hear a talk by English author Will Self delivered at Google.
- Interview with Philip Roth: This American Pulitzer Prize-winning author talks about writing and his work in this video.
- Sherman Alexie: See where author, poet and comedian Sherman Alexie finds his inspiration for his work here.
- Gore Vidal on writing: Gore Vidal is an American author, playwright, essayist, screenwriter and political activist perhaps best known for his work The City and the Pillar. Take a look at this video to get his insights on the writing process.
- Haruki Murakami: Known for his often dream-like prose, this Japanese authors talks about his work, life and motivation in this video.
- Ray Bradbury on Writing: Check out this video from renowned author Ray Bradbury as he delivers his advice for young writers.
- John Irving on the Writer’s Craft: Get advice on writing and publishing from John Irving in this short video.
- Michael Eric Dyson & George Weigel on Writing: Give this video a try to see what these two authors do as part of their writing process. Who knows, it might work for you too.
- Stephen King on Writing, Scary Stories, and More: As one of the most well-known names in writing, Stephen King has made a definitely place for himself in the literary world as well as popular culture. In this video, you’ll get his take on why he does what he does.