Getting your child used to reading horror stories is probably not the best parental practice in the world – but I am eternally grateful that my parents were none of the modern oh our child is too precious for this sort. Stephen King has always held a very high position amongst people I have never met and probably will never have a chance to and yet somehow managed to contribute to my so called growing up. I was raised by Uncle Steve. Me and so so so many others, because maybe the times are changing and everything flows, but in my book Stephen King will always be the voice of more than one generation.
Some things I learnt from him are more useful than others, I admit, but still they go on my list of Things to know if you want to happily live till the age of at least 100 and not get arrested in the process. [Read more…]