The Short, Mediocre Life of David Foster Wallace

On this day ten years ago, David Foster Wallace went into his garage, tied a noose, slung it around his neck, and kicked the chair away. The literary…


Fear of an Incel Planet: How Michel Houellebecq’s Whatever Predicted Our Sexual Dystopia

Whatever by Michel Houellebecq (Serpent's Tail, May 2011) When I was a teenager, I attended a private Catholic school that was known for its athletic…


Welcome to Terror House Magazine

Most of you are probably wondering why I've chosen to launch a literary magazine. The short answer is that I love books and I have experience in…