Everyone knows that among artists writers are the most intellectual — but many people don’t realize that they are also among the sexiest.
Don’t believe it?
We have pictures that prove it:
Dat ass! Simone-Lucie-Ernestine-Marie Bertrand de Beauvoir — most commonly known as Simone de Beauvoir — writer, philosopher, Frenchwoman
William Burroughs: that lean and hungry look
Samuel Langhorne Clemens — a.k.a. Mark Twain — pecs like a prisoner
Sylvia Plath, circa 1953, bright and beautiful upon the beach
Ray Bradbury: not JUST another pretty face
The body-obsessed Japanese writer Yukio Mishima (1925-1970), whose death was a meticulously planned suicide
Anaïs Nin: curvaceous, an uncompromisingly cunning linguist