The cold weather makes me want to hibernate, but I must keep chugging away on the arts!
High Concept Story ContestThis contest is all about discovering and developing that ever-elusive "big idea" lurking inside every writer. If youve already discovered that "big idea," you can enter it, too.High Concept Story Contest by illuminara
What Is "High Concept?"
So what exactly is a "high concept" story? If you've ever turned on the TV or gone to see a movie, you've probably encountered a story with high concepts. A "high concept" is something out of the ordinary that doesn't happen in everyday life as we know it. When I think of high concept, I immediately think of the fantasy and science fiction genres, which are inherently fantastic in nature and beyond the scope of reality. However, there are many other stories well grounded in reality as we know it that are very high in concept. A lot of these involved a person with super-human abilities, usually explained by science or magic.
Simply put, a high concept is larger than life. How much larger, however, c
I likes the arts|
Current Residence: Pixburgh
Favourite genre of music: Punk, techno, general indie
Favourite photographer: Jody Johnson. Chrissy Rothgeb. Jim Loomis.
Favourite style of art: Comic art (including American, Japanese, and others)
Operating System: HAL
Favourite cartoon character: Too many to choose just one