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Piers Anthony

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Being terrified but going ahead and doing what must be done—that's courage. The one who feels no fear is a fool, and the one who lets fear rule him is a coward.

— Piers Anthony

#fear #heroism #courage

I think it's a shame that something as creative and vital to the nature of the human species as story-telling is largely controlled by the soulless cretins known as publishers.

— Piers Anthony

#storytelling #nature

Never thought I'd see the day when Death was denied. That leaves taxes as the only certainty.

— Piers Anthony

#on-a-pale-horse #death

By all means. Swords have ever been the best servants of crazy men.

— Piers Anthony


Now it was done. He was free of Xanth forever. Free to make his own life, without being ridiculed or mothered or tempted. Free to be himself. Bink put his face in his hands and cried.

— Piers Anthony

#freedom #life #freedom

Douglas Adams' Hitchhiker series also shows the potential of lighter fantastic fiction. I read the first, and listened to a tape of a later one, and it's fun.

— Piers Anthony

#also #douglas #fantastic #fiction #first

But I don't read or listen for pleasure. I have too much else to do.

— Piers Anthony

#i #listen #much #pleasure #read

As for collaboration - I have done a lot, 26 books, and found publishers increasingly resistive to them. It's not that the books are bad; editors won't even read them.

— Piers Anthony

#books #collaboration #done #editors #even

I do one Xanth novel a year, because at the moment that is all that publishers will accept; they don't want any other type of fiction from me, so Xanth pays my way.

— Piers Anthony

#any #because #fiction #i #i do

At the time I wrote Xone I had never been on the Internet.

— Piers Anthony

#had #i #internet #never #time

About Piers Anthony

Did you know about Piers Anthony?

The act is written and narrated by writer Logan Hill who as a 12-year old was consumed with reading Anthony’s novels. He would stay in the Army until 1959; he became a U. After a series of odd jobs Anthony decided to join the U.

He has claimed that one of his greatest achievements has been to publish a book for every letter of the alphabet from Anthonology to Zombie Lover. He is most famous for his long-running novel series set in the fictional realm of Xanth. Piers Anthony Dillingham Jacob (born 6 August 1934 in Oxford England) is an English American author in the science fiction and fantasy genres publishing under the name Piers Anthony.

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