The Life of Gene Wolfe: Grand Master of Fantasy and Sci-Fi

Gene Wolfe has left us with his legacy as a writer, a soldier, and a beloved parent and husband. Both his work and his life story have been an inspiration for many. Gene Wolfe was born in New York, in 1931. As he grew up, so too did his love for reading and a talent for writing. Like many of his adoring fans, Wolfe was himself a huge fan of science fiction and fantasy. This unfortunately didn’t win him many allies in school, and I think we all can be grateful that the struggle of being the social outcast did not …