Dave's Corner of the Universe

Where strange fact and stranger fiction collide

Sowing Dragon’s Teeth

  I came across a writing contest from a New York library, based on the above picture, which is a poster from the World War One era, encouraging people to … Continue reading

May 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Free Comic Book Day 2017.

  Yesterday was that great nerd holiday Free Comic Book Day. Ten yours ago when I lived in California my daughter and I would make a day of it. We … Continue reading

May 7, 2017 · 2 Comments

May the 4th , Star Wars Trivia, 2017 Edition.

Once again here on earth it is May the 4th AKA Star wars Day. Once again we here at DCotU, present unto ou some little know but fun Star wars … Continue reading

May 4, 2017 · 6 Comments

Horror Tropes in Alien

  I have said this before, to me Ridley Scott’s 1979 classic Alien is much more a horror movie set in space, than scary science fiction show or even an … Continue reading

May 3, 2017 · 6 Comments

Cthulhu Lite, is All Right

You know there are times where you crave the monsters and deities of The Cthulhu Mythos but you just don‘t want the blackness and utter horror that is inherent in … Continue reading

April 25, 2017 · 2 Comments

Learning New Things Every Day, March 2017.

Here we are again at the end of a month, and here is a list of new things that I have learned in March 2017.   I have to admit … Continue reading

April 2, 2017 · 2 Comments

Why Vietnam Era Rock is Relevant During the Time of Trump.

On January 27th 1973, I was five years old, and we had this huge black and white TV, you know the type that had those humongous whicker speakers on each … Continue reading

March 30, 2017 · 5 Comments