In the late 1970s-early 1980s, [Stephen] King published a handful of short novels … under the pseudonym Richard Bachman. The idea behind this was largely an experiment to measure for himself whether or not he could replicate his own success again, and allay at least part of the notion within his mind that popularity might all be just an accident of fate.
— From Wiki entry on Stephen King, shown above in 1982 outside of his house in Bangor, Maine.
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In the late 1970s-early 1980s, [Stephen] King published a handful of short novels … under the pseudonym Richard Bachman. The idea behind this was largely an experiment to measure for himself whether or not he could replicate his own success again, and allay at least part of the notion within his mind that popularity might all be just an accident of fate.

— From Wiki entry on Stephen King, shown above in 1982 outside of his house in Bangor, Maine.

(photo via bigmagnets:pocketfullofdeadlyposiez)

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