I wonder sometimes if the motivation for writers ought to be contempt, not admiration.
|Born||August 24, 1951|
Orson Scott Card is an American novelist, critic, public speaker, essayist and columnist. He writes in several genres but is known best for science fiction. His novel Ender's Game (1985) and its sequel Speaker for the Dead (1986) both won Hugo and Nebula Awards.
Card is a professor of English at Southern Virginia University, has written two books on the subject of creative writing, hosts writing bootcamps and workshops, and serves as a judge in the Writers of the Future contest. He is a practicing member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).