First of all, I highly recommend kittens.
The more the better, actually.
Slightly crazed with claws out is good. Keeps you awake.
It's okay if half of them snooze while the other half
writhe in cuteness. Means they can work in shifts.
Don't worry if a couple of them squash the others.
They'll wriggle around until everyone has been
And always, always listen to their advice.
There you go, my writer friends! Kittens. You can never have too many when it comes to creative endeavors.
Oh, one more thing: Polk-a-dot pajamas . . . they are a must.