Stephen King would do so much cocaine he had to stuff cotton up his nose to stop blood from dripping on his typewriter.

Stephen King: Alcoholism, Drug Addiction and Fame

Stephen King: Alcoholism, Drug Addiction and Fame


Stephen King’s Addiction and Horror Stories

The American novelist, Stephen Edwin King, is one of the world’s most recognized and successful horror authors of all time. Throughout his journey to fame and during his career, King battled with Alcoholism and drug addiction. He wasn’t the first writer or artist to be tormented by addiction.

Over a span of 35 years, King wrote a total of 63 novels; his stories, including Carrie, The Shining, IT, Misery and The Green Mile, quickly became best-sellers and turned into Hollywood and television films. Although King is very successful, and is estimated to have a net worth of 400 million dollars to date, the author has had his… Continue Reading