Pre- 1906- Native American burial ground established where the site of Rose Red will later be.
1906-Construction begins on Rose Red as a gift from Omnicron Oil founder John P Rimbauer, to his fiancee, Ellen Gilchrist, on Spring Street and 7th avenue, Seattle, Washington, on 40 acres of land.
1906-1909- Construction workers die on site: Teamster Harry Corbin shoots Foreman, One worker decapitated by falling glass, one choked on a piece of apple, one falls of scaffolding and breaks his neck.
Who Word-Processed First? Professor's History Has Writers Staking Their Claims
By JENNIFER SCHUESSLER
Writers are approaching Matthew Kirschenbaum, a professor who is working on a history of word processing, to claim that they were the first to create novels using computers.
January 10, 2012, Tuesday .
Stephen King’s latest novel, “11/22/63,” tells of a schoolteacher who travels back to 1958 to alter history, and falls in love as well.
October 31, 2011, Monday .
Rediscovered Novel by 'Mildred Pierce' Author Will Be Released
By DAVE ITZKOFF
Hard Case Crime says it plans a fall 2012 release for The Cocktail Waitress, a novel that Cain was working on when he died in 1977, and which mixes themes from his novels Mildred Pierce and The Postman...
We asked a handful of writers what books they’ve enjoyed most over the last few months, and why. Their choices — from best sellers to poetry collections to a philosophy of science — are idiosyncratic and instructive.
June 03, 2007, Sunday .
Prince of Darkness
Prince of Darkness
By Ben Neihart
How Joe Hill got over being Stephen King’s son and wrote his own best-selling horror novel.
I was a SKEMERS member decades ago. Does that group still exist? I was also on SK's autograph for three years only to get a book (not signed) and letter from SK stating he quit that practice. Being in Jacksonville, NC (home of more than 50,000 Marines (one of my Alma Maters), I will probably never get to see SK in person and get a signing. Does anyone know if he is coming near the coast of NC?
Posted over a year ago