“If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot.”
(n. 21 septembrie 1947)
In 1999 King was hit by a minivan. He suffered several injuries including a collapsed right lung, multiple fractures in his right leg, scalp lacerations and a broken hip. During his recovery period, he thought about retiring, but gave it up as ides for Lisey’s Story came.
King tries to write a minimum of 2000 words a day.
He starred in George Romero’s film Knightriders as an enthusiastic audience member.