‘Arrival’ Author’s Approach To Science Fiction? Slow, Steady And Successful : NPR

The new film is based on a short story by Ted Chiang — a 49-year-old technical writer based in Seattle. "Fiction writing is very hard for me," he explains — and so Chiang takes his time.

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