Stephen King can find the horror in anything. There must be some malevolent force, sitting in the back of his brain, endlessly searching for ways to make everything evil.
After the bleakness of N., it might be a good idea to cleanse your palate with an old-fashioned creature feature. Stephen King’s The Mist may be just the right story to do the trick.
The end of the world is often a popular plot point in horror fiction. A catastrophic event wipes out the population, an infection turns groups of people into herds of ravenous zombies, and plucky groups […]
Rest easy tonight, fellow King geeks. We’re going to take a break from the horror and darkness and turn our attention to a story you could read to your kids.
Sometimes, you wonder if Stephen King didn’t rip his ideas from the scripts of un-produced episodes of Rod Serling’s Night Gallery.
Stephen King certainly knows how to torture his protagonists. ‘The Gingerbread Girl’ (published in Just After Sunset) is the story of a mourning mother fighting for her life to escape from a serial killer who […]