Words and art have enjoyed a long, interesting, and fruitful relationship – calligraphy (Chinese , Japanese, Korean, and Islamic, among others) and concrete poetry are some examples. With the wonders of modern technology, though, we can all take a stab at rendering our own or others’ words (remember to use others’ work ethically) as a visual representation using a tool like Wordle. Just in time for Halloween, here’s how Wordle represents The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving as a word cloud:

Word cloud from Wordle.net of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving

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