I Have No Answers, But a Lot of Thoughts.
Not All Writing Should or Can Be Altered By Digital, But the Experience of Writing Can Change.
My Grandmother is better at Instagram than many of my friends.
I personally hate print books that are just typeset text. My co-worker Ryan loaned me a print book—I ended up giving it back to him and buying the ebook.
I’m far more interested in what happens when the next generation begins creating.
Blah Blah Blah “Conventions” are Just “Gimmicks” That Stuck Blah Blah Blah
I’d like to think Atavist is a writing/storytelling platform for a new type of writer; a writer born in a world where the internet is like music—something they’ve always had and expect everywhere.
Play with Atavist in our playground.
The Book-making Process May Become More Like the Movie-making Process.
Writer, Editor, Proofer, Designer.
Writer, Director, 2nd Director, Producer, Executive Producer, Line Producer, Production Assistant, Production Manager, Unit Manager, Production Coordinator, Location Scout, Script Supervisor, Casting Director, Director of Photography, Gaffer, Best Boy, Key Grip, Dolly Grip, Production Designer, Set Designer, etc., etc., etc.
Writer, Editor, Proofer, Designer, Producer, Illustrator, Animator, Back-End Developer, Front-End Developer, Sound Engineer, Video Producer, Film Director, Audio Book Voice Artist.
If There’s One Thing I’m Willing to Commit To: How Publishing “Works” Will Change.
Should a completed book sit for 6 months to be released digitally?
Maybe that book should wait.
Until every other medium can operate on short leads times, at least. It turns out print still matters.
We all have the same amount of hours in a day as Bey, but not nearly the same PR.
Atavist Books needed to do excerpts; but we wanted to make them an experience.
Director of Developer Experience, Atavist