As she wraps up the work on her seventh and final Harry Potter novel, author J.K. Rowling admits that she never dreamed about her characters until recently. “I had an epic dream in which I was, simultaneously, Harry and the narrator,” she recently wrote on her website, according to this AP article.
So that got me thinking…
I don’t recall ever dreaming that I was a character in a story I was working on at the time. I may have had an odd dream that somehow became the genesis of a story I would eventually write, but I can’t think of one time that I’ve dreamed I was a character I had already created.
I’ve started a new Willoughby Poll on the sidebar: has this ever happened to you? Vote now! The results will be posted next week.