A Fearful Admiration by A.B. Davis
The funny thing about my experience with reading Stephen King is that though it’s limited, his influence over me is still huge. First, in the literal sense. I’d look up at my father’s bookshelf, and nestled between a now obsolete set of Funk and Wagnall’s (oh, the things I learned […]Read More
Influential Horror by Kyle Trujillo
Every modern horror writer has been, in some way, influenced by the works of Stephen King. His chilling introductions of nightmare to reality are an experience that readers, even detractors, are unlikely to forget. Though I may belong equally to either of these categories (I prefer Matheson, personally), there are […]Read More
Don’t Read This, Mom by Jessica McHugh
“No, you may not read Interview with the Vampire. There are adult situations and bad language—it’s just not appropriate for an eleven year old.” I found this reasoning from my mother quite confusing, especially since I’d read Pet Sematary when I was ten. I suppose she didn’t know, though I […]Read More
It’s here, it’s here!
The moment you have been waiting for all year has finally arrived. Nope, not Santa Claus. Nope, not Halloween just yet. It’s Unofficial Stephen King Month here at Dark Moon Digest’s Last Writes Blog. Face it. Stephen King has had a definite influence and impact on the horror world. He […]Read More