About Lateral Revision App

This is a mobile web app, so try visiting it from your mobile device, if you haven't already.

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Who made this?

Lateral Revision app was configured by Kevin Dublin, but developed by Matt Ruten in 2012 as the Oblique Strategies App.

You can view the source code for the original on GitHub:

What is Lateral Revision?

Lateral Revision is a card based application designed to help revise creative work whether it's poetry, song lyrics, fiction, or any other prose. The tactics are loosely based on the oblique strategies written by Brian Eno and Peter Schmidt in 1975 and a few OULIPO techniques.

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Based on Oblique Strategies App by © 2012 Matt Ruten

Revision Techniques by © 2015 Kevin Dublin

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