I have often wondered what a critic might tell me about my literary influences – but then, what I write isn’t literature, and I am sure it is well beneath the critics’ radar anyway.
So I decided to find out myself – with the following result:
Who knew?? Especially as I am not actually conscious of ever having read anything by him, and rather thought that it was Cordwainer Smith, Theodore Sturgeon and Roger Zelazny that influenced my scribbles. But so does Alan Cann write like CD, so I’m in good company B-)
I wonder who Cory Doctorow writes like…?