WRITING ‘THE SHINING’ – by Diane Johnson

2018-01-08T18:56:21-08:00 January 8th, 2018|Categories: STANLEY KUBRICK|Tags: , |

We each began by deconstructing King’s novel separately, reducing it to essential scenes, comparing our lists of scenes, and winnowing them down to a hundred or so. I tore bits of exposition and dialogue out of a paper­back copy of the novel and put them in little envelopes on which were written “# 1 The Arrival,” and so on.