September 17, 2010

They’re pretty, but we still prefer sentences


Another recent Flavorwire post we enjoyed transformed the Hipster Runoff excerpt of Tao Lin‘s Richard Yates into this word cloud:

For those of you unfamiliar with making “beautiful word clouds,” you can generate your own at the website Wordle. It’s super easy and ridiculously addictive. Here’s another example, this one taken from NPR’s excerpt of our new novel Aurorarama: