Hello, Friends! Welcome to Cuddlebuggery’s Twitter Round-up, a feature showcasing our favorite literary (authors, bloggers, readers, general bookish community) tweets of the week. Hope you enjoy all the funny, insightful and interesting tweets we found lurking around the internet!
It’s Always Great When Authors Talk On The Twitter:
Also, I told #bdub a story tonight and at the end he said, "Is that it? I thought there'd be more." I half-expected him to say, "Two stars."
— Chuck Wendig (@ChuckWendig) July 2, 2015
@jenniferweiner Yes. That's why I'm going. For feminism.
— Mary Beth Williams (@embeedub) July 1, 2015
My Little Pony:Friendship is Magic, Season 5 is coming to Netflix, so y'all can just talk amonst yourselves, I got a binge-watch to do.
— Christopher Moore (@TheAuthorGuy) July 1, 2015
— Sarah J. Maas (@SJMaas) July 1, 2015
Yes, I will be taping Ask Hank and John tomorrow because ONCE AGAIN @johngreen is TOO LAZY to show up and I have to cover for him.
— Maureen Johnson (@maureenjohnson) June 30, 2015
The last two times I covered for him was because someone else was having his baby. He was too lazy to even have the baby himself.
— Maureen Johnson (@maureenjohnson) June 30, 2015
From now on when someone has something I want, I'll just angrily scream "THANK YOU!" at them until they give it to me. Works for my toddler!
— Kiersten White (@kierstenwhite) June 30, 2015
They TELL ME that I should stop forging Stephenie Meyer's signature. Maybe one day, world. Maybe one day.
— Sarah Rees Brennan (@sarahreesbrenna) June 29, 2015
Driver: You're a writer? You're one of those, huh? I bet you're tough to argue with, twist words–I mean, worse than most women.
— Suzanne Young (@suzanne_young) June 25, 2015
— No BS Book Reviews (@noBSbrBlog) July 1, 2015
A quick tweet from the hellish depths of work to say: we really need more YA books with parents who are HAPPY and IN LOVE.
— danielle (@loveatfirstpage) July 1, 2015
Am so so SO over men calling romances “p0rn”. No, dear, if we want to read/watch p0rn, we do that. If we want a good book, we read romance.
— Roni Loren (@RoniLoren) July 1, 2015
Today feels like a Fun With Publisher Catalogs kind of day.
— Misandry Paige (@LegallyPaige) July 1, 2015
When someone disses your favorite book… pic.twitter.com/rQO7Cl2S0l
— this is teen (@this_is_teen) June 25, 2015
Fangirling Is For Everyone:
Laugh it up, guys. Someday Wendy Darling's going to teach everybody a lesson. ???? pic.twitter.com/VsdobnYVKx
— Wendy Darling (@MissWendyD) July 1, 2015
My dog, Max, not impressed by the 62 day long wait for QUEEN OF SHADOWS. ???? pic.twitter.com/O8DycQxamt
— #ReadThroneofGlass (@ThroneofGlassPH) July 1, 2015
— Tempest-kun (@TheTempestFenix) June 29, 2015
— MuggleNet.com (@MuggleNet) June 29, 2015
me: I hope you don't kill (that character) @LBardugo: I could kill anyone at any time.
— Lauren DeStefano (@LaurenDeStefano) June 28, 2015
I almost had the nerve to say that Chuck Palahniuk's last name was hard to spell, but then I reined myself back in.
— Maggie Stiefvater (@mstiefvater) June 25, 2015
— Shannon L Alexander (@shanlalexander) June 28, 2015
— Professor Snape (@_Snape_) June 26, 2015
#amwriting Or Am I?
Me to my characters, because it's VACATION: pic.twitter.com/H6v7lraDgm
— Victoria Aveyard (@VictoriaAveyard) July 1, 2015
"How far along is your WIP?" at the part where I've eaten all the regular chocolate & am now eating chocolate chips from the baking drawer
— emery lord (@emerylord) July 1, 2015
@rainbowrowell I've got some of the "clench"es and 90% of the "shift"s (as in shifting eyes, etc.)
— Veronica Roth (@VeronicaRoth) July 1, 2015
I'm supposed to be writing – what are you supposed to be doing instead of tweeting?
— Steph, Kat & Meg (@Cuddlebuggery) July 1, 2015
Seems I need constant reminding that the point of the first draft is to figure out what the story really is by writing what it shouldn't be.
— Sofie Bird (@sofie_bird) July 1, 2015
— Kirsten Thompson (@katannthompson) June 30, 2015
*looks up* *has been writing since 8am* *has only written half a chapter* *but it's a good half a chapter*
— Samantha Shannon (@say_shannon) June 29, 2015
Would it be wrong to just laze around and read manga? Asking for a friend. (#amwriting)
— laini taylor (@lainitaylor) June 29, 2015
Discussions in the Community:
— JLArmentrout (@JLArmentrout) July 2, 2015
If teenagers aren't safe speaking their mind about YA without "adult" authors jumping all over them on social media why even call it YA?
— Jeanne (@fangirlJeanne) July 2, 2015
I could found a successful social media management company oriented around the following phrase: "No, don't tweet that. Text me instead."
— Margaret H. Willison (@MrsFridayNext) July 1, 2015
Blogger friends: My stats are not a secret, nor is where/how I get ARCs. If you ever want to compare notes, just ask.
— Emma (@miss_print) July 1, 2015
— Sona Charaipotra (@sona_c) June 28, 2015
— WeNeedDiverseBooks (@diversebooks) June 28, 2015
I love how dated my book just became. #LoveWins
— Adam Silvera (@AdamSilvera) June 26, 2015
TweetPic Of The Week:
Harry Pugger pic.twitter.com/HtwNPGXYmq
— Emergency Pugs (@EmergencyPugs) June 25, 2015
Tweet Of The Week:
When we don't have the strength ourselves, books take us to a world with a different type of strength–unwavering and desperately needed.
— Lauren DeStefano (@LaurenDeStefano) July 1, 2015