When learning to write, one of the best ways to improve is to look to the ones who have gone before. Like an apprentice blacksmith, new writers can rely on the masters of the writing craft. One of the most common modern authors that has helped guide the apprentices is Stephen King. From finding influence in his own work to reading On Writing, hundreds of authors find his words of wisdom to be beacons in their writing journey for what can be considered good writing.
Throughout the month of January, we’ll be examining the advice from the masters of writing and storytelling. Listen to this episode to hear some of what Stephen King has to say about the process.
First aired January 4, 2021.