……a new, reader-influenced way of story-reading……Often thought of as a mere resource for fact-finding, the Web is fast becoming a place where cutting-edge authors and poets can create literature using hypertext as a whole new set of tools — with a whole new set of problems.
According to Robert Coover, “……hypertext, in its most simple way, is a multi-linear set of images or texts navigated by links. And it’s the link that’s the key to hypertext. A link is also that very peculiar element of the computer itself. ”