Here are some habits of literary geniuses:
Truman Capote had to write lying down on his bed or couch with a pencil in one hand and a drink in the other. The drinks each day ran the gamut from coffee to mint tea to sherry and finally martinis.
John Grisham as a beginning writer would be at his desk at 5:30 a.m., his first cup of coffee in hand.
William Faulkner had to have whiskey around wh ...