Yo, writers out there, would you publish the first draft of your novel?
That's what multi-published author Adam Palmer is doing, via Twitter, during 2011.
I assumed he would write something first and then publish it in tweet-sized bites. Nope. He's composing in Twitter. It will be compiled (and edited) for a more conventional book in 2012. He posted his self-imposed rules for the project here.
In my humble (but completely accurate and independently verified) opinion, Adam is stark-raving mad. [You say that like it's a bad thing.]
For me, the thought of putting my first draft out there for public consumption is mind-numbingly, soul-crushingly, spirit-suckingly, gonad-witheringly horrific. I'd rather pose nekkid for Field & Stream.
And yes, I'm already following on @AdamAuthor.
Zany things from Marcher Lord Press, who are not averse to batshit crazy stuff, evidently.