Crashing out on Ballard


Creative Writer

The Times & The Sunday Times

A collection of articles on Ballard's thought processes and paths to creating some of his novels.

His surrealistic works go beyond the grain of decency at many times, but writing without restraints is necessary to produce something innovative and deep reaching into our psyches.

I've never suffered from writer's block. I have plenty of ideas, sometimes too many. I've always had a strong imagination. If it dries up I'll stop and look for another career.