Burning Man: The Musical, a satirical look at the Burning Man festival in Black Rock City, Nevada launched today, and it’s already a Kickstarter Staff Pick! Learn more about the project on Kickstarter.
Burning Man: The Musical, a satirical look at the Burning Man festival in Black Rock City, Nevada launched today, and it's already a Kickstarter Staff Pick! Learn more about the project on Kickstarter. … [Read more]
The secret to writing a trend piece about Oakland is to use a patronizing tone and make your title a Gertrude Stein pun. Oakland Local and SFGate published a piece I wrote for the fake news site Oakland Unseen on May 6, 2014: "Unless you’ve been … [Read more]
Berkeleyside, the independent news site for Berkeley, California published my 2,200-word feature profile of homeless advocate JC Orton on April 24, 2014. Read an excerpt below, and the full article on Berkeleyside. "Every Sunday morning for the … [Read more]
On April 27, 2014, I launched the re-design of my author website http://mattswriting.com. I also created a Facebook author page, which you can follow to receive updates on my latest writing projects: https://www.facebook.com/mattwernerwriter. … [Read more]
Joe Sabia, a copyright reform activist and viral video maker, launched a new site today featuring 1,300 clips from The Office to make a point about the fair use doctrine: http://theofficetimemachine.com. He spent the last 18 months … [Read more]
Oakland Unseen received press from over a dozens media outlets, including the following: SFGate, East Bay Express, Oakland Local (2 articles), the Bold Italic, 7x7, SFist, SFGate blog, Medium, Pure Wow, California Magazine, SF Bay Guardian (print … [Read more]