Literature is perceived in a serial fashion. Global views are more difficult in literature than in painting, for example. Yet still the author is surrounded by the hierarchies of nature. Finding fractals in literature may be more difficult than finding fractals in painting, but as we shall see, fractals do occur in literature. Here are some examples.
Dimensions of Texts
Discovered Fractals in Literature
Intentional Fractals in Literature
Structural Fractals in Literature