A regular cut-up.
The writer, William S. Burroughs, was famous for a particular technique of writing. This method was known as the “cut-up technique.” In essence, he took what he wrote, and cut it up. He rearranged the pieces, making them into something new. The results were astounding, often creating unexpectedly meaningful prose. Sometimes, ArtJustHappens. What if the […]
Insights from Cleese & Palin
On the scriptwriting process of the Pythons : It’s the laughter—we go for the jokes first. I mean the reason that it sounded like an interesting…territory to go into, to explore—because when you go in there, you really don’t know what you’re going to write. We usually sit around for about three days discussing theoretically […]
Freedom is the right…
“Freedom is the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.” —George Orwell