Literary Challenge #45 Discussion Thread
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Join Date: Jul 2012
06-27-2013, 01:17 PM
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So, perusing some old stuff on the Interwebs, I found a link to a site called
I Write Like.
It does a statistical analysis of a writing sample (the longer the better, apparently) to figure out what popular author you write most like. (Spoiler: If you submit internet comments or blog posts, it will almost certainly tell you you write like Cory Doctorow.)
Out of curiosity, I started feeding it the stories I've written here. Apparently, my Nniol stories are written in a style similar to that of Dan Brown; my Grunt stories come across as flavored with Arthur C. Clarke; and my first tale here, of VA Sills and the
, resembled the writing style of Isaac Asimov. Heady company indeed!
I thought it was fun. Anyone else want to give it a shot?
That was fun
I got Jane Austen, HP Lovecraft, and Margaret Attwood. Not sure if that's a