Author Quotes About Inauguration Day

Author Quotes About Inauguration Day

January 20th, the Inauguration of the forty-sixth president of the United States, President Joe Biden, was a big day for the country and for authors’ twitter accounts. See what these literary geniuses had to say about this new chapter that our country is entering.

Stephen King Says: Stop Comparing Coronavirus To ‘The Stand’

Stephen King Says: Stop Comparing Coronavirus To ‘The Stand’

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The Stand is a post-apocalyptic novel by Stephen King. In this novel, a virus wipes out almost all of humanity, which is (thankfully) far from what we are dealing with at the moment. King took to Twitter last Sunday to affirm that the coronavirus pandemic is NOT like The Stand. He states, “No, the coronavirus is NOT like THE STAND. It’s not anywhere near as serious. It’s eminently survivable. Keep calm and take all reasonable precautions.” From that tweet, you can tell that King has had ENOUGH. No, coronavirus is NOT like THE STAND. It’s not anywhere near as serious. …

Major Oxford Comma Controversy

Major Oxford Comma Controversy

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Iconic author of His Dark Materials, Philip Pullman, has weighed in on the new design for Britain’s post-Brexit 50p coin (pictured above). Sure, it’s not the font I would use, but it’s a nice… wait a second. Image via Twitter You all know how strongly I feel about the Oxford comma. It should be there. It should always, always be there. And apparently I’m not the only one who thinks so. Philip Pullman has authored seven best sellers, is ranked one of the best British authors of the past fifty years, and has an actual knighthood. I’m in good company. …