March 13, 1998 More on Hollywood and technology. Richard Edlund of Boss Films created all the special effects on “Star Wars.” That makes him something of an authority on all the changes happening in Hollywood, [...]
With all my mumbo-jumbo about the Supernovel, it’s easy to forget just how hard it is for me to write the plain old novel portion of our story. I’m up to just two hours in [...]
As writers we exists more or less in one flat, rectangular, linear dimension that goes from A to Z, from start to finish, without any easy mechanism for detours, asides, or embellishment. We also write in text without an easy opportunity to incorporate additional media.