serious hypertext

“…the primary source for serious hypertext” – Robert Coover, The New York Times Book Review

serious hypertext


Tinderbox is a personal content assistant that helps you visualize, analyze, and share your notes, plans, and ideas.

Visual, smart, swift, and personal: Tinderbox is revolutionary software.


Storyspace is the tool of choice for hypertext writers.

Whether your idea of an ideal writing environment is a snug cabin in the woods or your note-strewn desk, whether you write on a new laptop or a trusty old desktop, Storyspace will help keep your ideas linked together.

At Eastgate, we create new hypertext technologies and craft artisanal writing tools that harness the power of the link. We also publish original hypertext fiction and nonfiction: serious, interactive writing. These outstanding hypertexts are collected in libraries and studied in universities and schools throughout the world, and have been widely discussed in the research literature.