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The Hugo Award winner and author of the new novel "Lock In" joined us on 9/16 and left us with many signed copies of Redshirts and Lock In!
Wednesday May 9th, 2012, 7 p.m.
"The signs of the times are missing apostrophes."
Sometimes, the world needs a proofreader.
Have you ever been driving down the road and seen a sign that is... not... quite... right? And you wanted to pull over and whip out a magic marker and correct the sign (for science, or posterity, or just for your own piece of mind).
The world needed a hero, but how would an editor with no off-switch
answer the call? For Portsmouth author Jeff Deck, the writing was literally on the wall:
“NO TRESSPASSING.” In that moment, his greater purpose became clear.
Dark hordes of typos had descended upon civilization… and only he could
wield the marker to defeat them.