Mental Floss magazine, bastions of awesomeness that they are, published this great article on the life and influence of the early twentieth century writer. With my next installment of Lovecraft 101 soon to come, check out this great look at how HPL has influenced all the stuff we love today.
This article originally appeared in the print version of Mental Floss magazine. It was later published on their online magazine. The article was written by Britt Peterson and is the copyright of the author and/or the magazine.