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    The video “Stephen King on Childhood” changed the way I look at things. He claims, “the things that really scare us are the things that are going on just outside the spotlight that you can’t quite see” (“Stephen King on Childhood”). The video starts off with Stephen King talking about a day he was walking and came across a little girl on the side of the street drawing in the dirt talking to herself or an imaginary person. Then, he thought to himself, “If I did that, somebody would come along and

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    Stephen Edwin King, the King of Terror, is one of the most well known best selling American authors. King utilizes vivid detail, psychological thrills, fantasy, the supernatural, science fiction, as well as, inspiration for everyday life and his childhood to create novels. Many of these novels became best selling series that captured the hearts of readers; some of which were adapted into movies. Stephen King was born on September 21, 1947 in Portland, Maine to Donald and Nellie King. Early on

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    “If you have any imagination, let it run free” There are thousands of great American Literature writers, one in particular is Stephen King. He is one of the greatest horror writers of all time, and has sold millions of copies of his books. (About the Author.). Today he is one of the most popular and best selling writers. He combines the elements of psychological thrillers, science fiction, the paranormal, and detective themes into most of his stories. (About the Author.). His writings are so very

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    Stephen King Influences

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    Stephen King is one of today’s most popular and best selling horror writers. King combines the elements of psychological chills and paranormal. He loves to mess with the heads of his readers, often making them feel sorry for his characters, such as in stories of Carrie and The Green Mile, which both exhibit supernatural factors. King also tends to fancy writing from a viewpoint that the readers can get into. The vast majority of King's stories occur in places his American readers can relate to personally

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    Stephen king is a widely successful author who has written fictitious horror novels that have been adapted into movies including classics such as the shining and it his writing was affected during his career as an author and childhood. According to Stephen king’s description of his childhood on Stephen King.com, in his childhood, he liked reading horror books and seeing horror films which often, after a while these types of stories became his favorite genre and he started writing his own content

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    Analysis of Stephen King

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    Stephen King: On Writing Stephen King is a man of many talents and personalities; not only is he able to scare his readers immensely, he is also able to make them laugh. I chose a passage from Stephen King's On Writing for this assignment; the passage stuck in my mind for a long time after I finished the book. His writing style is unique compared to the other autobiographies I have read over the years. Everything that a person writes has a meaning or purpose whether it's a letter or an essay

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    Stephen King Analysis

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    Stephen King was born in 1947 into a poor family that was later abandoned by his father. He always had a passion for writing and became a high school teacher before he could kick-start his outstanding writing career says, “Biography.com”. Stephen King, a 'New York Times'-bestselling novelist and one of the most well known authors of our time, was directly influenced by the culture he grew up in and his own experiences in life. “Here There Be Tygers” is one of King’s earlier works and it emits strong

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    Telepathy at its Finest Stephen King, a world renowned author, has had much success in the genres of horror, science fiction and suspense. Due to his success, King decided to share some of his tricks of the trade in order to help aspiring authors with his book On Writing. Before completing this book, writing to me was just a pain. I remember this one quote that said, “If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot”(King 145). I proceed to think,

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    Suspense In Stephen King

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    identify Stephen King’s works as horror, however he sees them as suspense novels (citation needed). Stephen King is often associated with the horror genre because of his excessive use of gore in his novels. However, gore is merely a side agenda that helps King shape his ideas. Instead, King’s main goal is to create suspense. By creating a vivid image of the impact of a murder, rape, or other catastrophe he is able to foster his goal by unnerving his reader and creating a conflict. Stephen King’s extensive

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    Stephen King is an American author that has made a great impact on the writing industry. His stories have been influenced by his life and have many common themes within them that set him far apart from many other authors. His work has been critically acclaimed amongst various critics through his career. King is one of the most influential and noteworthy American authors to ever exist. His novels have frightened hundreds of millions of people due to the uniqueness of his craft and the plot to his

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