{David Foster Wallace: An appreciatio...

{David Foster Wallace: An appreciation} {}

There are 1 comment on the Chicago Tribune story from Sep 15, 2008, titled {David Foster Wallace: An appreciation} {}. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

After David Foster Wallace became a twentysomething literary phenom - after the publication of his first novel and short-story collection got the Thomas Pynchon comparisons flowing - he checked himself into a ...

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Loup Grru

Schaumburg, IL

#2 Sep 15, 2008
Something like this makes you wonder about the price of having such a mind. What might there be that the rest of us can't know about the balancing act of being the master of a mind like that?

I have to admit I feel selfishly saddened that I'll see no more work from this brilliant young man.

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