Is it that by its indefiniteness it shadows forth the heartless voids and immensities of the universe, and thus stabs us from behind with the thought of annihilation, when beholding the white depths of the milky way?
He has been pegged as a horror writer but his stuff is not just gratuitous, blunt gore. His first book, "Heart Shaped Box", is one of the only books I've ever read that creeped me out in such a brilliant way that it really did just stay in my head. I think he's just wonderful.
"Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get, but if you work really hard, and you're kind, amazing things will happen. I'm telling you...amazing things will happen" --Conan O'Brien