Intuition is defined as a form of knowledge which materialises as awareness of thoughts, feelings and physical sensations. It is a key to a
deeper understanding and meaningfulness. Intuition, used as a psychological function, supports the transmission and integration of
perceptions from unconscious and conscious realms. This study uses a psychobiographical single case study approach to explore intuition
across the life span of Paulo Coelho. Methodologically, the study is based on a single case study, using the methodological frame of
Dilthey's modern hermeneutics. The author, Paulo Coelho, was chosen as a subject of research, based on the content analysis of first- and
third-person perspective documents. Findings show that Paulo Coelho, as one of the most famous and most read contemporary authors in
the world, uses his intuitions as a deeper guidance in life, for decision-making and self-development. Intuitive decision-making is described
throughout his life and by referring to selected creative works.