But first, open projector
An assignment for the School for Poetic Computation where they had to transform a corpus into a poem. So they used the 5yrs of txt msgs on their computer and made a search engine. Only didn't want to violate privacy so each result gets displayed for a single frame. But you can search for things there! And not really understand what you found
Michael extracts meter and rhyme from texts like the script to Pokemon Red to find poetry in arbitrary places. Originally meant for limericks which turned out to be really hard but check out these from dril #wordHack
Poem made by GPT-2 forced to stay in meter: Iambic (Following Dickinson verse)
A bird came down the walk,
I ran to her, And when
she looked, she found me dead. The night
was cold ,The birds were gone.
Success is counted sweetest
The other two are not.
A lot of things are better when
you get a bit of luck.
A bird came down the walk
and came to me, and said:
"I'll have to go and see my friend,
...I'm pretty sure this isn't cut off, GPT-2 just thought the tilde was a legit line