Author EL James, who wrote the “Fifty Shades of Grey” trilogy and recently released her fourth novel, held a Twitter chat Monday. In a perfect scenario, fans of the books or the subsequent movies would ask the writer questions about her work using the hashtag #AskELJames.
Unfortunately for James, the scenario was less than perfect. It looks like her work might have more critics than fans (at least on Twitter). Take a look at some of the tweets she received (but didn’t answer) Monday:
Did you write intentionally badly so people would suffer pain, but discover they enjoy it? #AskELJames
— Alice Sanders (@wernerspenguin) June 29, 2015
Which do you hate more, women or the English language? #AskELJames
— Ian Robinson (@eyeswideshut75) June 29, 2015
#AskELJames Do all these negative tweets sent to you seem abusive to you? I think it's romantic enough to be turned into a novel!
— Stephan Krosecz (@Krosecz) June 29, 2015
Some people did come to the author’s defense, and she did answer the book-related questions. Overall, James received so many questions, the hashtag #AskELJames was trending Monday night.
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