It can be hard to stop reading a good story. Chapter after chapter, there’s always something to keep you turning pages. For avid readers, a great book is the ultimate escape, and our favorite authors our heroes. If there’s a particular writer whose work your obsessed with, you’ve likely wondered at one point or another: how do they do it?
Their elegant prose and compelling plots can take years of planning and editing. Many authors meticulously outline their work before diving in. For others, they come up with their ideas as they go, tweaking things as they rework their masterpiece. For others still, they simply dream. There are many famous books inspired by dreams. From single characters all the way to the entire plots, dreams are the secret weapons of creators.
So if you’re curious about which famous books you know that were dreamed of first, or you could use some tips on reconnecting to your creativity, check out the infographic below by Sleep Advisor.