Why We Crave Horror By Stephen King

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When I was young I would always watch “scary movies” with my sister. For this reason, Every night I would have nightmares after each movie. By all means, I’d end up on the other side of the bed or on the floor. Given that, Stephen King claims his short story “ Why We Crave Horror” is to crave horror by facing our fears and, re-establish our feelings normalcy by getting used to the horror towards something that is called the human condition provided that, he is right about his claims. By all means, His three claims are “To show we can,that we are not afraid, that we can ride this roller coaster”. “ We also go to re-establish our feelings of essential normality”. “ If we share a brotherhood of man, then we also share an insanity of man”. First thing to remember, Humans react to the horror by the amount of fear they have inside of them. In fact, King's short story “Strawberry spring” causes fear to the people because it’s something that would come around every eight years.(Strawberry spring 1.)Given that, The people say strawberry spring is like the “worst norther of winter” waiting to be longer so the storm can refer to, that as like a “nightmare” they want to just go by.( kings, “ why we crave” 2.) In detail, the students and teachers, parents were all worried about the murders going on in their town that’s how they reacted to fear. In the story King says “ we re-establish our feelings of normality” which means that we are just the same as the person in “Strawberry Spring”because we basically go through the same things and live the same and, it is causing horror like how King says we crave horror. In this case, all the students started to pay more attention to what was going on by looking around and taking the situation seriousl... ... middle of paper ... ...tor and the events of “Strawberry Spring,” we “reestablish our feelings of essential normality” (King, “Why We Crave” 1). Despite the macabre fact that multiple women are killed in the short story “Strawberry Spring,” the experience is a “peculiar sort of fun” (King, “Why We Crave” 2). The human condition has to do with the type of feelings you get towards horror. Stephens claims relate to the human condition because we all share insanity and are mentally ill for wanting to watch horror. Given these points , he is right about his three claims on why we crave horror because we all find ways to deal with what we're afraid of. It is also based on the way we see and act things and it might be scary because that horror happens in real life. The fear and the tragedies are the human condition because we have to do with it , because horror is always going to be around.
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