Short essay – Ray Bradbury

I decided to publish my short essays on the readings from the Fantasy and Science Fiction: The Human Mind, Our Modern World course syllabus. The course started on the 1st of June and finished on the 14th of August. The essays were supposed to be around 270-320 words a piece. Today, I publish the essay that I wrote after reading Ray Bradbury‘s The Martian Chronicles.

* These are my views and interpretations only


If there’s one thing that became clear after finishing Bradbury’s The Martian Chronicles, it’s that we humans should stay far, far away from Mars. And not just because it’s a dangerous place for humans to be (as evidenced by the first few rocket landings and the fates that befell those crews), but mostly because humans would ruin Mars. Continue reading