Every Story We Tell is True


There is a must-watch video that every writer out there should watch. It is about how what we write and put out there in the world affects the people who read it. That includes everything we blog or even say to people. Andrea Phillips is a pioneer of Transmedia Storytelling who has given a brilliant presentation on how what we read and see becomes a part of us and changes us, whether we are aware of it or not. The last five minutes of the fifteen minute talk are of particular interest to writers, but the entire presentation is required viewing for us all. Here’s a link to the talk:

The Ethics and Responsibilities of Fiction