liqian

For years the residents of the remote north western Chinese village of Liqian have believed they were special. Many of the villagers have Western characteristics including green eyes and blonde hair leading some experts to suggest that they may be the descendants of a lost Roman legion that settled in the area. Now DNA testing […]

writing dimensions notes

length, width, depth 1,000 posts samples of 3: C(n,r)=C(1,000,3)C(n,r)=C(1,000,3) =1,000!(3!(1000−3)!)=1,000!(3!(1,000−3)!) = 166,167,000 length = concept bank, logue/lingua, synopse, technical width = cinematic precedence, fictional characters, historic characters depth = carnivalia, collaboration invitees, meta, mūsica

seven

“Before you write one scene heading, one visual description, one line of dialogue, you must know at the very least seven things: the ending (the resolution), the beginning (the set up), and the five key plot points (inciting incident, lock-in, first culmination, main culmination, and third act twist), and in that order. Let your ending help to determine […]

rachel 01

your “here’s what i don’t understand” post is what i patiently tolerate facebook and all the garbage on it for. it’s so simple. 42076 What outrages people about [internet] trolls is not their lack of objectivity, or the inflammatory words they choose, or the inconsistency with how they position their identity. For, when examined, these […]

aden 01

text and not language as in ‘speech.’ there is a distinction there i capiche. alright baudrillard? o.O what is that? heheh. it’s what really got me going on it. hang on. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baudrillard From this starting point Baudrillard constructed broad theories of human society based upon this kind of self-referentiality. His pictures of society portray societies […]