What’s My Story?

Tom Winchester
Jul 28, 2015 · 5 min read
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Illustration: Jennie Ottinger

Revelations from Infinite Jest


It’s difficult to know whether Infinite Jest changed my life or if the changes in my life drove me to read the novel, but it wasn’t before I spent eight months ignoring everything but those one-thousand-seventy-nine pages that I realized
how powerful art and literature can be.



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