Araminta Now & Bill in the 80s: Hair twins?

Father & Daughter

Holly’s Inbox all began with a simple idea—an unconventional narrative told entirely through emails on a website. Thousands of people were messaged and told this could be LIVE inbox which may have been posted to the web from someone working in a bank. You could actually see the emails being received and sent.

Our servers crashed.

We were uploading a story in real-time and weaving in every day events. And it was a lot of fun!

The BBC called us up one day and asked us if it was real or not, and we carried the story on for three months. The live audience taught us to write, with the figures going up and down depending on whether it was a dull day or a day of intrigue…

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