Poetry Prompt: Celebrating David Foster Wallace

David Foster Wallace

September 12, 2013 marks the fifth anniversary of David Foster Wallace’s passing. This week’s poetry prompt asks you to create a found poem of any kind from the final words  (below) of The Pale King, Wallace’s final unfinished novel. We are currently honoring the author with a special issue, W/R/T David Foster Wallace, including found poems and remembrances. Check it out.

The Pale King by David Foster Wallace

Text from the final pages of The Pale King by David Foster Wallace.