Ursula K. LeGuinPerhaps the most admired writing talent in the science fiction field.
This meme is courtesy of the Llamas.
I have always loved science fiction and Ursala LeGuin is one of my favorites. My father was a huge fan of the genre and it is him that I credit my love of it. One of my earliest memories of the movies was seeing 2001 at the Place Theater in Waterbury, CT.