Gertrude Stein & Alice B Toklas

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Interactive Creative Writing Games
Fun writing games to get your creative juices flowing... magnetic poetry, text collage, surrealist definition generator...
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Text Manipulation
Enter your text and manipulate it in various ways... cut-up machine, madlibs, sentence builder...
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Language is a Virus


Arthur Rimbaud

Rimbaud's Systematic Derangement of the Senses

I say you have to be a visionary, make yourself a visionary. A Poet makes himself a visionary through a long, boundless, and systematized disorganization of all the senses... Read More

Jack Kerouac

Jack Kerouac's Essentials of Spontaneous Prose

If possible write "without consciousness" in semi-trance (as Yeats' later "trance writing") allowing subconscious to admit in own uninhibited interesting necessary and so "modern" language... Read More

Tristan Tzara

66 Writing Experiments by Charles Bernstein

5. Tristan Tzara's hat: Everyone in a group writes down a word (alternative: phrase, line) and puts it in a hat. Poem is made according to the order in which it is randomly pulled from hat... Read More

William S Burroughs

William S. Burroughs Cut-up Technique

The cutup is a mechanical method of juxtaposition in which Burroughs literally cuts up passages of prose by himself and other writers and then pastes them back together at random... Read More