Tag: stephenking

Day 3: Annie Wilkes

(Or: "Can't suture... Got to cauterize.") Is it any sursprise that one of my costumes is from a Stephen King novel? It's probably even less surprising that I chose something from one of my top three favourite King novels (The Shining, Misery, and 11/22/63, in case you were curious). When I was planning out the ...

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Very Superstitious

(or I Know This Makes Me Sound Crazy) I'd like to say that I wasn't always superstitious, but that would be a lie. The first one I remember buying into was the good old "don't step on a crack or you'll break your mother's back." Thankfully I've since outgrown that one (sorry, Mom), but I ...

The Kings and I

(or I Guess It's in Bad Taste to Say I'm His "Number One Fan"...) I read my first Stephen King novel at around 12 years old. Although my parents were relatively strict about some things (curfew, in particular), I was always given the freedom to read whatever I wanted. After tearing through The Shining, I ...