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How can Murakami write dreamlike fiction when he tells us he doesn't dream?

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message 1: by Tad (new)

Tad Crawford | 4 comments I'm the author of A Floating Life and new to this group. I've just written a blog post for Shelf Awareness (http://www.shelf-awareness.com/reader...) that explores how Murakami can write dreamlike fiction when he tells us he doesn't dream.


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Ana (anikabibliophile) | 4 comments He dreams in his books! He dreams awake!


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erik at booktunes (erikatbooktunes) | 34 comments I once read that the dreams his wife has are a source if inspiration to him.

Re: dreaming awake:
One of his reasons for being fit and run marathons is that he needs to feel physically fit to get into the depths (and maybe dreams) of his characters minds without losing himself.


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