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I Loved the Stephen King Book the Stand

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    Hi friends. I am one of those people that has unusual things happen to them and the story I am about to share reflects on that truth better than any other I can think of. Sometime back in the early 1990's I was living and working in northern Arizona. My good friend had been...
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    I ammm sooo excited for the new "Under the Dome" is it weird to say I actually Fangirl Stephen King??? I want to be mind ****** by him over and over I meann he's awesoomme I am...
    danhorse danhorse 18-21, F Jun 25

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    Just finished King's Shawshank redemption...King is so much more than 'king of horror'...
    Mercury90 Mercury90 22-25, F Jun 25

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    Found this pic today😁... That is King for you)
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    "Born in lust, turn to dust..... Born in sin, come on in." Watching Storm of the Century. I love this movie!
    PandorasDream PandorasDream 36-40, F Jun 28

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    What are some good books you guys recommend I like Stephen King books and lolita if that gives you an example ...
    Dolorezdarkbloom Dolorezdarkbloom 18-21, F 5 Responses Jun 26

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    I prefer used book stores the older the better. the smell of old paper. and all the types of books from all over and they have there own story to tell other than the story in them...
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    I enjoyed the Twilight series, but I have to say that The Host is her best book, hands down. I really want a sequel or even a trilogy. The Host is one of the best books I've ever...
    sweetstar1 sweetstar1 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    It's based in around medieval times 2 kingdoms are at war with one another 1 of the kingdoms takes advantage of the war by taking a slave city near the capital which means the...
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    I absolutely I loved loved loveddd this book, it's defiantly in my top 10 of fav books, I loved the characters in it, the john green portrayed them all, I fell in love with...
    SarahBBZ SarahBBZ 18-21, F Jul 8

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    The Mismeasure of Man, by Stephen Jay Gould. An oldie but a goodie. Published 1981, then a new edition in 1996, which is the one I purchased back in the day. Getting around to...
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    A Brief History Of Time by Stephen Hawking. Fascinating reading...
    har70 har70 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 9

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    When you read the book ages ago and loved it and made it your baby and it was your special thing and now the movies out so everyone is raving about and you just stand there like...
    Jak2395 Jak2395 18-21, M Jun 25

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    Martin Luther King Jr. "I want to say to you this morning, my friends, that somewhere along the way you should discover something that’s so dear, so precious to you, that is so...
    zooloothe1st zooloothe1st 26-30, F Jun 27

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    Last summer I read Vladimir Nabakov's book "King, Queen, Knave". I thought it was one of the most amazing pieces of writing I have ever read. So now I am reading his more famous...
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    Stephen Colbert > Jon Stewart and John Oliver!
    Smoray100 Smoray100 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    For some reason I didn't like the book as much as others. I loved the storyline though. There were certain things in the book i really didn't like and others I loved.
    oxLalaxo oxLalaxo 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    The piece You are an element singular You are the forgotten merry Deep inside or the exterior No one cares for the limited Believe that you possess nothing For her sorrow bears...
    ymfas ymfas 26-30, M Jul 11

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    i love books. The feeling of turning a page, the smell...and there is this place that sells so many books on the side of the street and i just stand there and read the blurbs and...
    suziewuzie suziewuzie 18-21, F 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    I had to make room for a classic... “Lolita, light of my life, fire of my loins. My sin, my soul. Lo-lee-ta: the tip of the tongue taking a trip of three steps down the palate...
    xoHrabina xoHrabina 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I have always loved fat but i never fully realized it until I got older. As a kid I would stuff pillows and blankets under my shirt simulating me being fat, and it always felt so...
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    From "Chicken Soup for the Woman's Soul" Most people need to hear those "three little words." Once in a while, they hear them just in time. I met Connie the day she was admitted to...
    miazeus miazeus 26-30, F Jul 1

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    I want my life to be like Moonrise Kingdom. I feel like it would be very entertaining
    Annapie Annapie 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    "You have chosen the Evening; but my love is given to the Morning. And my heart forebodes that soon it will end." -Gimli, Return of the King (Tolkien)
    MindvsHeartAJ MindvsHeartAJ 18-21, T 4 days ago

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    I don't know why but when i was a kid, i would always look for the old wore out books with yellow pages in the school library. I would smell every old book i could find. It wasn't...
    QuiltedBathwater QuiltedBathwater 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    My favorite book when I was a child believe it or not was the bible. I was already reading it by the age of around six or seven. I'm not sure if I understood it but I loved the...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F Jun 24

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    #book #excerpt #HouseOfTheSpirits Isabel Allende "When I was in the doghouse, I wrote in my mind that one day Colonel Garcia would stand before me in defeat and that I would...
    grimalkin2014 grimalkin2014 31-35, F Jun 28

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    I this episode from The Twilight Zone keeps coming to mind..Poor Henry Bemis, poor whipped little man that loved books too..
    izzypie izzypie 36-40, F 9 Responses Jun 29

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    I have great joy is reading, but an even bigger one in writeing. I havn't git far but i've had a few idea, for a story. I don't know what it's called, the back of the book when...
    Attilane Attilane 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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    No sympathy for a king Over seas battling like I'm in the ring No letters of worry from family I had to keep up with them sadly Finally Coming back home Was over seas with no...
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    I'd loved you. Though our time was short I felt that you understood me better. You did everything right, you texted me sweetly, you held my hand. I remember our first date and...
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    I love all kinds of bookstores. I usually spent any money I had as a kid in the "B. Dalton" store at the mall. If it wasn't on books it was on bookmarks. I had quite a collection...
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    Here are 10 Reasons Why You Should Read More Books: 1. To Develop Your Verbal Abilities Although it doesn’t always make you a better communicator, those who read tend to have a...
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    BOOKS BOOKS BOOKS BOOKS BOOKS BOOKS EVERYBODY!
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    I ran across this quote/poem the other day: "I’m not the girl your mother warns you about. I won’t kiss your best friend or break your heart. I won’t make you choose between...
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    I can't get enough of them and I'm pretty proud of my growing collection. I either just buy books that catch my fancy or I'm obsessed with the author (Tolkien and Rowling fan) and...
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    Movies were great, but the books are even better: I saw the first 2 movies before I ever read any of the books, but the books are amazing. I'm just about finishing up the final...
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    It's not necessarily love but I like to think of it that way. So I dated this girl a month or two back, and she said yes so I was happy. Little did I know she regretted every...
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    I've been getting back into my reading hobby after having more free time now. I been downloading so many Kindle books and iBooks on my Ipad as well as purchasing tons of used books...
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    Books are my guilty pleasure. They help me escape reality. As well as most books that I tend to read are story and poetry books. It makes me unhappy how traditional books are being...
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    Waterstones has a good selection of books. One of my favorite chains of bookstores. Books from bookstores seem relatively cheaper than online books/books that you get on...
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    All people need to be loved and valued. My concept of love is being together, intimacy holding hands, having conversations, being held, being hugged. People should love and value...
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    I'll have to thank my father for this. :) He introduced me to books at such a young age. Well, I did have a normal childhood playing outside with kids my age but when I'm at home...
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    Hi! So, this is the 2nd poem I made. I will continue to write more poetry and share them. This poem is not that great, I don't think it's even at all good. But, if you would like...
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    I don't usually read so where should I begin? I want to try to get into reading more. I mean I suppose I like novel books and adventurous books. Maybe fictional books too. So any...
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    The extent of my education. My late parents were free spirits to say the least. They lived the fast life of Sex,Money,Drugs(alcohol in their case) with three young kids in tow. We...
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    Hi! So i actually posted the same poem on my other story but no one is reading it or giving feedback :(. So, please read and give feedback. I made this poem about Augustus Water's...
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