Writing & Editing Ray Bradbury, influential writer, finds a way to ‘live forever’ The popular author died Wednesday at age 91, but through his work found a way to transcend death—as he had hoped as a child. By John M. CowanJune 7, 2012 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.