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20 Acclaimed Authors and Their Unique Writing Rituals

Society & Culture  (tags: Authors, Writing, Innovative Work, Books, Rituals )

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Most literary types agree that a definitive, personalized ritual performed before, during or after a writing session forms one of the absolutely essential components of creating innovative, effective works.

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Gordana Roljic (22)
Wednesday January 19, 2011, 10:47 pm
quite interesting...great people with freaky rituals...

Richard T (23)
Thursday January 20, 2011, 2:07 am
Very enlightening article Nancy. Thanks, eh?

Liz Recko-Morrison (0)
Thursday January 20, 2011, 1:27 pm
I know that I write best when I've thought about the topic for a while as I do other more mundane tasks. A cup of good strong coffee also aids my process greatly.

Nancy sands (448)
Thursday January 20, 2011, 1:55 pm
I'll stick with the namesake Sand!

Doug C (51)
Thursday January 20, 2011, 2:48 pm
Why Nancy, you brazen hussy. IcnsstN Ihdstw I can not send a star to Nancy
I have done so this week.

Past Member (0)
Thursday January 20, 2011, 3:24 pm
Some bizarre, but interesting, ways to connect with one's muse.

Thanks, Nancy.

Susan S (187)
Thursday January 20, 2011, 4:09 pm
Fascinating. Creative genius is birthed in many different guises. Thanks for posting.

Marian D (57)
Thursday January 20, 2011, 4:29 pm

pam w (139)
Thursday January 20, 2011, 10:23 pm
What fun!

Wendy C (109)
Friday January 21, 2011, 4:23 am
Love this! Thanks for posting :)

Jere W (9)
Friday January 21, 2011, 7:49 am
Noted thanks

Jennifer M (78)
Friday January 21, 2011, 11:18 am
Interesting! Thanks

Justin R (0)
Friday January 21, 2011, 12:20 pm
Thank you - very inspirational!

Robert O (12)
Friday January 21, 2011, 12:39 pm
Very illuminating. Genius comes in all forms and culminates in many unusual ways. ;)
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