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May

  • Ellipsus is Now in Open Beta

    After nine months in closed beta, Ellipsus is now open to everyone.

    Now, any writer can join the beta, invite their collaborators, and help shape the future of our product.

    By: 
      John McClelland, Rex Mizrach, Kate Donahue
    • What's new
  • Crafting Characters with Character Sheet Templates

    Your characters contain multitudes—check out our free detailed character sheet template here!

    By: 
      Rex Mizrach
    • Resources

April

  • Beta Reading, From Chaos to Clarity

    The journey from idea to polished work involves more than the solitary effort of one writer.

    Collaborative beta reading can transform stories—but writing tools aren’t up to the task.

    How can writers and beta readers streamline their collaborative process and overcome the mess?

    By: 
      Rex Mizrach
    • Perspectives

March

  • New in Ellipsus: Q1 2024

    The writing process is collaborative—we use editors and beta readers to punch up phrasing, cut out fluff, and refine our creative vision. Why should product development be any different?

    Here’s everything we’ve built—and everything you’ve helped inspire—since January.

    By: 
      Kate Donahue
    • What's new

February

  • Goncharov—Making a Modern Myth

    Can an internet meme transcend its origins to become a multifaceted creative megaproject? That’s exactly what happened in 2022.

    In this article, we’ll look back at the journey of Goncharov, and what it reveals about the current state of media, community, collaboration—and the evolution of storytelling.

    By: 
      Rex Mizrach
    • Perspectives

January

  • The Distributors

    Generative AI's ability to produce content is rapidly eclipsing human velocity, threatening the time, thought, and experience required to create meaningful work. Traditional and online publishing is unprepared for the massive changes...

    By: 
      Rex Mizrach
    • Perspectives

December

  • What's new in Ellipsus

    We want to make it easier for writers to collaborate at all stages of work, from writing to editing and beyond. Sounds simple enough, right? In reality, it's a big, complicated goal, with a never-ending list of problems to solve and things to build...

    By: 
      Kate Donahue
    • What's new

November

  • The Watchmakers

    Generative AI is accelerating at a rapid pace—but what does that mean for writers? Technological progress is vital—but not at the expense of moral progress, identity, and human creativity. In this article, we dig into the recent history and implications...

    By: 
      Rex Mizrach
    • Perspectives

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