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Typos can have interesting results.
Neil Gaiman came up with the name of one of his characters, Coraline, by mistake, when he mistyped 'Caroline'. He preferred ‘Coraline’ and kept it.— Literary Interest (@InterestingLit) More)
Address visual disabilities by using CamelCase for your hashtags.
Camel Case means that #YouCapitalizeEachWord in a hashtag. Do this for clarity, and to help the blind and visually impaired. More)
Saeed Jones on "enslaved ancestors"
I’ve seen the names of my enslaved ancestors - descendents of people who had to endure a forced march from the Carolina coast to western Tennessee - listed as inventory alongside cows and molasses. That history lives in me. It is not a debate topic (More)
Lin-Manuel Miranda on composition
Gmorning The rhythm of the thingThe right notes in the right orderThe way the words sit on the notesThe way the notes sit on the chordsThe way it all tells a storyIt all beginsWhen you start making noise— Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) More)
Greta Thunberg on climate change in various venues
An initial image from outside the Swedish Parliament in August 2018 From a one person protest outside the Swedish Parliament last year, to mass marches & a global More)
Climate strikers make their feelings known with smart and hilarious signs
You'll find Twitter feed and commentary about favorite signs from the global protest here: More)
A bit more on the climate strike
Since the protests in the U.S. were just beginning when I posted yesterday, I'm posting the first two U.S. tweet that came across my Twitter feed yesterday—from New York and Chicago. My feed is filled with other images and numbers like this one. N (More)
Students are leading the way in today's climate strikes. Today, students from all over the world will participate in the #GlobalClimateStrike, recognizi (More)
Gmorning If it’s crowded in your head Or heavy in your heart You’re not remotely alone We’re all carrying so much around Lift someone else up today, grant an unexpected kindness — Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) More)
The nonbinary "they"
The nonbinary pronoun 'they' has been added to the dictionary.— Merriam-Webster (@MerriamWebster) More)
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