Welcome to the first day of ENG 205: Interactive Fiction Writing. There are so many things we could do today! We could:
[[Talk about interactive fiction]]
[[Talk about the syllabus]]
[[Talk about the homework]]
[[Talk about the blog]]
[[Hear some good news / bad news]]
[[End class]]I bet at least one of us has played the viola.
[[Back->Welcome!]]Interactive fiction: you're soaking in it!
[[I bet the homework has something to do with this.->Talk about the homework]]
[[I dislike homework. Go back!->Welcome!]] Fascinating, as all syllabi are.
It's been a while since you've been in third grade.
[[Yes, it has.->Welcome!]]
In the end, life is only:
[[Too existential for the first day of class.->Welcome!]]It's been real, and/or fun, and/or real fun.
But does he say class is over?
[[How could a class as beautiful as this be over?->Welcome!]]
[[Go forth!]]Good news:
Life is an adventure!
[[Yay!->Hear some good news / bad news]]Bad news:
Life is little more than pain and death!
[[Way to bring us down, Prof. Best.->Hear some good news / bad news]]
<li>Read Ford: Intro and Ch. 1</li>
<li>Read CYOA book (at least 1/2 hour)</li>
<li>Be prepared to talk about CYOA book & your experience with interactive fiction</li>
<li>Set up blog & write post (100 words) about CYOA book</li>
<li>Bring flash drive / laptop to class</li>
</ul>The full assignment is on My Courses / eLearning.
Recommended platform: Wordpress.
[[I can't wait to share my brilliant thoughts with the world!->Welcome!]]