Early Birds vs. Sleeping Beauties.


We all know that beauty sleep requires at least 7 hours, but how long is the perfect amount for writers?

At Brain Pickings, Maria Popova teamed up with Italian graphic designer Giorgia Lupi  and illustrator Wendy MacNaughton for this interesting graphic,which is focused on the sleeping habits and productivity of authors.

Guia Cortassa was born, lives, and works in Milan, Italy. After working as a Contemporary Art curator, she went back to writing. She is a contributing editor for Ondarock and her writing has appeared on Rivista Studio, Flair and the Quietus. She compulsively tweets @gcmorvern. More from this author →