10/06/2010 08:32 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Writer Wednesday: The Best 'Writing Rituals' (PHOTOS)

Some authors write standing, while some write lying down. Some write early in the morning, while others stay up all night. Some write in a warm blanket, while others write in nothing at all!.

All told, writers are a quirky breed of people often deeply invested in a bevy of strange habits to get them in the mood to work. So, what are the best circumstances under which to write? What are the best #writingrituals?

Last #WriterWednesday we asked, "Classical music? Triple espresso? What are your #writingrituals? We're searching for the best answers to put in a slide show ..." And here is a roundup of the absolute best responses ...

Writing Rituals