"I would like to be the air that inhabits you for a moment only. I would like to be that unnoticed and that necessary."
Happy birthday, Margaret Atwood! In addition to writing modern classics like The Handmaid's Tale and The Blind Assassin, the Canadian author is also a part-time inventor. She came up with the idea for the LongPen, a signing device that lets people write remotely in ink from anywhere in the world.