King acknowledges the influence of Bram Stokerparticularly on his novel Salem's Lot, which he envisioned as a retelling of Dracula.
A fan of J. He would often change the lyrics into something gross but funny on the spot. Dogs are often described as monsters or -- the opposite -- victims in his books and films like Cujo or Pet Sematary Before King, many popular writers found their efforts to make their books serious blue-penciled by their editors.
He once suffered an injury on an airplane when it flew into turbulence, which no doubt exacerbated his fear.
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That inspiration occurred while browsing through an attic with his elder brother, when King uncovered a paperback version of an H. I'm writing but I'm writing at a much slower pace than previously and I think that if I come up with something really, really good, I would be perfectly willing to publish it because that still feels like the final act of the creative process, publishing it so people can read it and you can get feedback and people can talk about it with each other and with you, the writer, but the force of my invention has slowed down a lot over the years and that's as it should be.
They found Keene in the attic and the bomb was a dud. Hope Springs Eternal [also see below]; Apt Pupil: Walsh has a cameo in Misery and appears in Needful Things After completing a few pages, he decided it was not a worthy story and crumpled the pages up and tossed them into the trash.
The Waste Lands and published in Writing in the evenings and on the weekends, he continued to produce short stories and to work on novels. Later, on June 20,while doing a video chat with fans as part of promoting the upcoming Under the Dome TV series, King mentioned he was halfway through writing his next novel, Revival,  which was released November 11, Dictionary of Literary Biography Yearbook: Lovecraft, Stephen King is perhaps the most famous horror writer of his generation.
Village Voice, April 29, ; October 23, ; March 3, D9; May 14,p. During a tour to promote End of WatchKing revealed that he had collaborated on a novel, set in a women's prison in West Virginia, with his son, Owen King to be titled Sleeping Beauties.
Hoppenstand, Gary, and Ray B. He is blue-eyed, fair-skinned, and has thick, black hair, with a frost of white most noticeable in his beard, which he sometimes wears between the end of the World Series and the opening of baseball spring training in Florida.
If you cannot find the time for that, you can't expect to become a good writer. Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume With a working title Mr. Stephen Edwin King was born on September 21,at the Maine General Hospital in Portland.
His parents were Nellie Ruth (Pillsbury), who worked as a caregiver at a mental institute, and Donald Edwin King, a merchant seaman.
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