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  1. Stanley Hotel To Open Hedge Maze Inspired By 'The Shining' To The PublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | CBS Local

    ... from Colorado and around the world." "The Maze will serve as homage to the film, which was inspired by author Stephen King's The Shining, which he wrote after an experience at The Stanley Hotel," the hotel said. Property owner John W. Cullen said he ...


  2. Gina Barreca:Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Jewish World Review

    ... price, you could send the kid to Paris. For many of us, proms were less Walt Disney's "Cinderella" and more Stephen King's "Carrie." The less we spent on them, the better. I'm not joking: Spending less on every kind of party might ensure a better ...


  3. The Last Horror Blog: The Pros and Cons of Making 'The Stand' Into a TV Show and a MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 |

    It's been a rough road for adaptations of some of Stephen King's biggest books. Rumors of a movie based on King and Peter Straub's epic The Talisman have floated around for years , but have never come to fruition.


  4. Finders Keepers: Stephen King makes it personalRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | The Star Online

    How are we shaped by the literature we choose and the literary heroes we admire? Are doors opened, shackles unlocked, dreams given flight? Life choices shaped and characters moulded? Are we challenged to peer into the dark corners of shadowy rooms to confront disturbing ideas, and do we emerge after conquering them or stay inside and shut the door? And do we ever believe, simply because we are dedicated fans , that the weavers of such tales might somehow owe us a living? While writers do figure quite a lot in his stories, Stephen King hasn't put us in the head of an obsessive fan for a while - not since introducing us to the deranged mind of Annie Wilkes in Misery 28 years ago, I think .


  5. 'Keepers' hones in on real-life horrorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Many people start reading Stephen King while still in their teens, then get hooked for life. The experience of your first King novel turns you into an instant addict who always craves more.


  6. A writing checklist will help you be a competent, persuasive writerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Star Tribune

    ... first sentence of each paragraph. Add power to your prose by eliminating wordiness and extraneous elements. As Stephen King observes in "On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft": "2nd Draft = 1st Draft - 10%." Hurried writing, unthinking responses and ...


  7. Aicn Horror looks at the Stranger! American Backwoods: Slew Hampshire! Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy CaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... get behind. If this is the type of thing you want to support, click the link here and help these guys bring the Stephen King/George Romero short segment that never was to life ! Here's the teaser trailer for the film! From the folks who brought you ...


  8. Coyotes saga continues: Glendale could lose twice with attempt to terminate leaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | ESPN

    But now the question is, is this the last waltz for the Arizona Coyotes in the desert city after this latest local government fiasco? Less than two years after signing a 15-year lease worth $225 million to keep the Coyotes in the city, the Glendale City Council voted by a 5-2 count Wednesday night to terminate the lease, once again throwing the future of the franchise into disarray. There's a kind of Stephen King, "Carrie" reaching up from her gravely grave element to this latest twist in the Coyotes' Glendale saga.


  9. Monday Musings, Vol. 12: Birthday editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 |

    Welcome to another edition of Monday Musings ! You can call this one the "self-indulgent" installment, as it's my birthday-the big 2-7 -and so I thought I'd share some reflections through that lens. As a gift to self, I picked up a copy of Stephen King's Finders Keepers last week.


  10. What State Attraction do You Think Made the Top 50 Most Underrated Tourist Stops?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    ... way, wasn't even filmed in Estes Park or at the Stanley Hotel. The original big screen movie anyway- later when Stephen King did his own version of his now famous story, it was filmed at the Stanley Hotel in Estes Park. It ran on commercial ...


  11. Germany opens its first cemeteries for pets and ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Deutsche Welle

    ... two new human-pet cemeteries opened this week in the German city of Essen and the town of Braubach. For fans of Stephen King's 1983 novel "Pet Sematary," the idea might well be the stuff of nightmares, but for millions of animal lovers around the ...


  12. What the Stanley Kubrick Film 'The Shining' Might Look Like if It ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Laughing Squid

    What would The Shining look like had it been directed by David Lynch? Would it be a dream or a nightmare? Blue Shining combines both worlds in a playful manner by integrating elements from Lynch's films into Kubrick's movie to give the Stephen King classic a Lynchian atmosphere.


  13. Stephen King bibliography: RageRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 9 |

    Going in, my main quibble was with the title. It's so nonchalant. OK, the letters are in all capital letters, but that's pretty standard on book covers.


  14. Film on the Rocks: The ShiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Denver Westword

    June is a particularly geeky month for Film on the Rocks, with three of the four selections qualifying as nerdtacular . The feast of geek film kicks off with The Shining on June 9, and what needs to be said about The Shining at Red Rocks? Stanley Kubrick, Stephen King and Jack Nicholson under the stars, at the world's most beautiful concert venue, will make for a magical evening, and the music of Munly & The Lupercalians and Stella Luce will provide the perfect warm-up.


  15. Gina Barreca: Kickstarting A Wedding Is Doing It WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | The Hartford Courant

    ... price, you could send the kid to Paris. For many of us, proms were less Walt Disney's "Cinderella" and more Stephen King's "Carrie." The less we spent on them, the better. I'm not joking: Spending less on every kind of party might ensure a better ...


  16. Needful ThingsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 8 | DVD Verdict

    It was the '90s. A Stephen King novel was being turned into a theatrical film roughly six times a minute.


  17. BWW Reviews: Ruddigore (or the Witch's Curse) , Bridewell Theatre, June 6 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 |

    There are a handful of experiences that I envy those who are yet to have the pleasure - indeed, watching one's children delight in them is one of parenthood's compensations. There's reading Stephen King 's The Stand, eating pasta with truffles and cream and walking into an almost empty Lord's Cricket Ground early on the first morning of a Test match.


  18. Big-screen adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand might begin as limited Showtime seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Digital Trends

    Plans for a big-screen adaptation of Stephen King's 1978 novel The Stand have been in the works for a while now and taken various forms throughout the development process, but the latest turn in the story's path to theaters could be the most intriguing one yet. A new report suggests that before the novel gets its long-awaited feature film, the story will begin unfolding as a limited miniseries on television.


  19. Leftover Salmon Announces 2016 Weekend At The Stanley HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | JamBase

    Writer Stephen King stayed at the 140-room neo-Georgian Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado; which inspired him to write The Shining . The hotel is so proud of its role in The Shining that they show the Kubrick film based on the book on a continuous loop through one of the hotel's in-house television channels.


  20. Watching Out for 'Watchman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... promises a fascinating window on this unknown woman and her times. (Harper, out now) "Finders Keepers," by Stephen King - Is King - author of "Carrie" and "The Shining," among other iconic horror novels - one of our great writers? Or simply a ...