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In this visualization the wakeup times of famous writers for whom the data was available, based on various interviews and biographies, are correlated with their literary productivity as measured by number of works published and major awards received. Concept and direction by Maria Popova Design and research by Accurat Portraits by Wendy MacNaughton A third of the proceeds are being donated to Room to Read (www.roomtoread.org) Worth Reading, Literary Products, Book Worth, Wake Up, Famousauthor, Famous Writers, Famous Author, Sleep Habits, Sleep Patterns
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Circles of Influence - interesting illustration of the connections amongst philosophers, writers, artists and scientist.
“Remember: when people tell you something’s wrong or doesn’t work for them, they are almost always right. When they tell you exactly what they think is wrong and how to fix it, they are almost always wrong.” – Neil Gaiman (from blog post "12 Famous Writers on Literary Rejection")
Carson McCullers ~The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter ('40) Reflections in a Golden Eye ('41) The Member of the Wedding ('46) Ballad of the Sad Café ('51). " Mrs. McCullers &... Mr. Faulkner only writers since D. H. Lawrence w/ original poetic sensibility. Prefer Mrs. McCullers to Mr. Faulkner; she writes more clearly; prefer her to Lawrence because she has no message." – Graham Greene www.flickr.com/...