Whereas President Donald Trump has mentioned that he solely needs to present this COVID-19 a pair weeks earlier than the U.S. reopens, here’s a worthwhile tweet furnished by writer Stephen King. Though his monumental pandemic novel The Stand was first printed over 40 years in the past in 1978, the horror maestro has provided up an audio e book rendering  of the chapter the place he explains in his folksy fictional trend how a harmful virus spreads. It’s a chilling hear, the simplicity of how a world pandemic spreads like this one has.

I can recall first studying that e book whereas I used to be below the climate, staying dwelling from highschool for a number of days with the flu or one thing, and the imagery was so vivid I used to be positive I used to be a goner. I recall hoping that I’d be capable of hold on lengthy sufficient to complete it. Marvel how it will be to re-read the entire thing proper now?