Tag Archives: HYPERTEXT

LITERATURE: Fight Club – Non-linear Narrative and Hypertext

I love the way Palahniuk handles time here. Of course, the opening chapter, with the narrator with a gun in his mouth and a building about to blow leaves us hanging at three minutes to explosion. Therefore, it becomes obvious … Continue reading

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WRITING: A Lot

While I’ve had the best of intentions, it’s obvious that I’ve little time to read the past couple of months. But what’s better than reading? Only writing, and that I’ve been doing dawn till hours after dusk. We’re at day … Continue reading

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WRITING & HYPERTEXT: Story Determines Form

I did a whole presentation on this at Hypertext 2008 in Pittsburgh last year: story wants to be laid out not according to the writer’s whim, but rather where it wants to go on its own. Of course, before the … Continue reading

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WRITING & HYPERTEXT: Tinderbox Fun

In the 100 Days Project, Steve Ersinghaus generously shared two versions of a story to show how the writing process works to sometimes show us when we get bogged down and how to turn the story around by approaching it … Continue reading

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HYPERTEXT & WRITING: Comic Relief in Magical Realism

I’ve been having some fun within the frame of intense work in writing a hypertext story each day for a grand total of one hundred through the summer if I can manage to keep it up. Even if I don’t, … Continue reading

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WRITING & HYPERTEXT: 100 Days Project

Back in March I mentioned that I would be taking part in a group project over the summer whereby a number of artists, writers, coders, photographers, musicians, etc. would each be producing a piece of work on a daily basis … Continue reading

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HYPERTEXT and WRITING: A Constant Learning Process

Haven’t gotten much reading time in, but I have been writing, both straight text and hypertext. I’ve finally overcome my fear of Tinderbox–not that it’s at all a difficult program to learn, but rather that my assurance of comfort within … Continue reading

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HYPERTEXT & WRITING: Relative?

Very disappointed to see that not only is hypertext or any other form of new media not represented at the Tunxis Writers Festival this year, but that the public is not being offered the ability to attend this community college … Continue reading

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WRITING, HYPERTEXT, ETC.: A Fun Project

So glad I agreed to join the 100 Stories Project. Last summer, Steve Ersinghaus and Carianne Mack dedicated their summer break from their usual campus duties at Tunxis Community College to put together an awesome creative collaboration of paintings and … Continue reading

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REALITY?: Where am I?

Mainly here, at Hypercompendia’s with  A Bottle of Beer, writing a css stylesheet (or rather, learning how) so that I can produce my hypertext writing online. But I have finished Wide Sargasso Sea and will update with a post on … Continue reading

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HYPERTEXT: Changing Key The How

Space as character–this is an important statement by Charles Deemer in his Nuts & Bolts section of the hyperdram which tells us how the idea of hyperdrama came about and moving it from live performance stage to the film medium. … Continue reading

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HYPERTEXT: Hypertext 2008

One week away from the Hypertext 2008 Conference in Pittsburgh, PA and I’m pretty much ready for that with a presentation for the workshop headed by Steve Ersinghaus where I’ll be showing the process of my work with Storyspace and … Continue reading

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WRITING: Hypertext

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