On Writing

On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft by Stephen King, published in 2000, is a memoir of the author's experiences as a writer, and also serves as a guide book for those who choose to enter the craft. In 2008, Entertainment Weekly listed On Writing 21st on their list of The New Classics: Books – The 100 best reads from 1983 to 2008, making it King's only entry. On July 13, 2010, Scribner published a 10th Anniversary edition of the book (ISBN 978-1-4391-9363-1), featuring an updated reading list from Stephen King.
Posts about On Writing
  • Everybody Writes — My Interview With Ann Handley

    … on content marketing. And, as I say in Everybody Writes, I’m not sure I wanted to even write another book… because writing a book is like birthing a Volkswagen. It’s hard and you sweat a lot. And most of the work is done while crying. But I couldn’t get this idea out of my head… as much as I tried to drown it, it kept bobbing to the surface again. So…

    Michael Brenner/ B2B Marketing Insiderin Content- 30 readers -
  • Is the Art of Writing Dying?

    … I remember my school teacher telling me that I had a talent for writing and was able to craft a good story. But I ignored her gentle advice to follow it further. I either was too young and foolish or I didn’t believe her. Maybe both. For a long time that promise and purpose lay dormant. It was time of inkwells, quill pens and cursive writing…

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