It Ain’t The Blows We’re Dealt That Matter, But The Ones We Survive

(Rose Madder) Rose Madder is another one that’s not generally a favorite across the wide world of King fans, and I think he’s said in the past that it’s his least-read book. The thing is, I don’t think it’s bad at all, in fact I like it, but I just don’t have a lot of … Continue reading It Ain’t The Blows We’re Dealt That Matter, But The Ones We Survive

It’s A Long Walk Back To Eden, Sweetheart, So Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff

(Insomnia) Insomnia is one of those King books that a lot of people seem to actively dislike, but I can’t imagine why. I’ve loved it since the first time I read it. It’s a reference-heavy book — particularly when it comes to Dark Tower references, and I’ve noticed that Dark Tower lovers specifically seem to … Continue reading It’s A Long Walk Back To Eden, Sweetheart, So Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff

Some Nightmares Are Never Completely Ended

(Gerald's Game) Safe. Sane. Consensual. Seriously, the moral of this story is: if you want to get kinky, make sure that you follow these rules. This whole book may not have happened if the characters in the story had had a safe word and if Gerald had respected his wife’s wishes and boundaries. And if … Continue reading Some Nightmares Are Never Completely Ended