Using Twitter as way of challenging ideas

There's a pretty good cartoon about a sea lion that did the rounds on Twitter a while ago. Maybe you saw it. It really did do the rounds. The basic idea was that Twitter's format lends itself to strangers rudely butting in on conversations between friends. The problem behind this is that people use Twitter for a variety… Continue reading Using Twitter as way of challenging ideas


The unpopularity of online fiction

When I'm online, almost everything I read is either non-fiction, or supposed to be. I don't think my lack of interest in online fiction is particularly unusual, but just to check, I had a look at Alexa's most visited sites from the UK. After skimming through 300 of them, I still couldn't find a single website that specialises in publishing online fiction. DeviantArt (#139) is probably… Continue reading The unpopularity of online fiction