King’s gold is in his exposition of human trauma. It’s his pastiches of emotion and his unapologetic and oftentimes jocular stories of redemption that make him one of the most loved modern American writers.
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Diagramming the First Sentence of The Exorcist
What’s even more frightening than THE EXORCIST? A missing subject in the secondary clause of the opening line!
Diagramming the First Sentence of A Prayer for Owen Meany
If ever there was a labor of love for me, this one was it.
Diagramming the Preamble to the Constitution of the United States of America
Diagramming the first sentence of the Constitution of the United States of America was easy once I unlocked the giant infinitive phrase in the middle.