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By Bhalachandra Sahaj Stephen King is nowadays one of the most productive writers in the western world: the amount of short stories, novels, and essays he crafts annually is difficult to count (this is not to mention everything he wrote under his pen names). He is the true master in his genre, capable of turning mundane and comfortably familiar reality into an unsettling, disturbing decoration for his plots. To me, this is the best proof of his skill as an author. Stephen King inspires me; rather often I read and re-read his stories, and his essays on the writing craft. In this blog post, I collected 10 of King’s quotes that often give me a boost when I am stuck with my own writing. Enjoy! When you write a story, you’re telling yourself the story. When you rewrite, your main job is taking out all the things that are not…

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