Who is Richard Bach

Richard David Bach (born June 23, 1936) is an American writer widely known as the author of some of the 1970s' biggest sellers, including Jonathan Livingston Seagull (1970) and Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah (1977). Bach has written numerous works of fiction and also non-fiction flight-related titles.

Most of Bach's books have been semi-autobiographical, using actual or fictionalized events from his life to illustrate his philosophy. Bach's books espouse his philosophy that our apparent physical limits and mortality are merely appearance. Bach is noted for his love of aviation and for his books related to flying in a metaphorical context. Bach has flown as a hobby since the age of 17. In late August 2012, Bach was badly injured when on approach to landing at Frid...
Read Full Biography of Richard Bach


Richard Bach Poems

Read All Poems


Top 10 most used topics by Richard Bach




Richard Bach Quotes

Read All Quotes


Comments about Richard Bach

Kepoogaul: "here is the test to find whether your mission on earth is finished. if you're alive, it isn't." richard bach
Family_sghotel: the bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life. richard bach
Arrishustle: “to bring anything into your life, imagine that it’s already there.” — richard bach
3stoneentertain: you are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it come true. -richard bach
Lom_ed: true love stories never have endings- richard bach strength ofdarian
Read All Comments


Write your comment about Richard Bach


Poem of the day

Thomas Parnell Poem
The Convert's Love
 by Thomas Parnell

Blessed Light of saints on high
Who fill the mansions of the sky,
Sure defence, whose mercy still
Preserves thy subjects here from ill,
O my Jesus! make me know
How to pay the thanks I owe.

As the fond sheep that id'ly strays
...

Read complete poem

Popular Poets