chronotext is a growing collection of software experiments exploring the relation between text, space and time
Text Tree
challenging the notion of sentence

«Oh yes, the sentence,» Creeley once told the critic Burton Hatlen,
«that's what we call it when we put someone in jail.»

Text tree is a tool for writing in a non-linear fashion, where one can create multiple textual branches and navigate between them.


Once a tree has been created, it's possible to switch to standing / contemplation / windy mode...


The example above is an OCD textual bonsai maker rendition of Dickens's A tale of two cities.


  • • Thanks to Eran Hadas for his precious feedback.