Wednesday, 10 April 2013

Characteristics of Twitter Fiction

#engchat #twitterfiction #mbedu

Rough draft of Jennifer Eagan's Twitter Fiction Story "Black Box"

Characteristics of Twitter Fiction

· A story told via a twitter tweet/feed

· 140 characters or less (including spaces)

· May contain complete or fragmented sentences

· Contains imagery, language the appeals to the senses

· Acts as a “stand alone” idea, meaning it makes sense by itself, BUT

· Might be one in a series of tweets telling a story.

· Uses the hash tags #twitterfiction #twister #vss #140novel