People, Places, and Things

People Places and Things The original collection consists of short stories by Stephen King nine by Chris Chesley and one co production according to King only one copy of about ten is left he owns it himself

  • Title: People, Places, and Things
  • Author: Stephen King Chris Chesley
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 134
  • Format: None
  • The original collection consists of 8 short stories by Stephen King, nine by Chris Chesley, and one co production according to King only one copy of about ten is left he owns it himself.

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  • Stephen King Chris Chesley

    Stephen Edwin King was born the second son of Donald and Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King After his father left them when Stephen was two, he and his older brother, David, were raised by his mother Parts of his childhood were spent in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where his father s family was at the time, and in Stratford, Connecticut When Stephen was eleven, his mother brought her children back to Durham, Maine, for good Her parents, Guy and Nellie Pillsbury, had become incapacitated with old age, and Ruth King was persuaded by her sisters to take over the physical care of them Other family members provided a small house in Durham and financial support After Stephen s grandparents passed away, Mrs King found work in the kitchens of Pineland, a nearby residential facility for the mentally challenged.Stephen attended the grammar school in Durham and Lisbon Falls High School, graduating in 1966 From his sopho year at the University of Maine at Orono, he wrote a weekly column for the school newspaper, THE MAINE CAMPUS He was also active in student politics, serving as a member of the Student Senate He came to support the anti war movement on the Orono campus, arriving at his stance from a conservative view that the war in Vietnam was unconstitutional He graduated in 1970, with a B.A in English and qualified to teach on the high school level A draft board examination immediately post graduation found him 4 F on grounds of high blood pressure, limited vision, flat feet, and punctured eardrums.He met Tabitha Spruce in the stacks of the Fogler Library at the University, where they both worked as students they married in January of 1971 As Stephen was unable to find placement as a teacher immediately, the Kings lived on his earnings as a laborer at an industrial laundry, and her student loan and savings, with an occasional boost from a short story sale to men s magazines.Stephen made his first professional short story sale The Glass Floor to Startling Mystery Stories in 1967 Throughout the early years of his marriage, he continued to sell stories to men s magazines Many were gathered into the Night Shift collection or appeared in other anthologies.In the fall of 1971, Stephen began teaching English at Hampden Academy, the public high school in Hampden, Maine Writing in the evenings and on the weekends, he continued to produce short stories and to work on novels.


  • (Uncollected and Unpublished by Rocky Wood)People, Places and Things was self-published in 1960 by Stephen King's own publishing company at the time - Triad & Gaslight Books. It is a collection of 18 single page stories that were co-authored at the age of 13 with school friend Chris ChelseyI’m only reading King’s stories at this point. I’ll read Chelsey’s when I’ve finished my King re-read.***An overall rating of 3***• The Hotel At The End Of The Road - Stephen King• Genius - C [...]

  • I understand King is a little embarrassed of this pamphlet's circulation- it's his first real publication, horror stories he wrote and printed himself in junior high with a friend. It's marginalia, mostly juvenile, but could you have done better at 12? If nothing else, this is a great look into the developing mind of one of the most iconic horror authors of all time.

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