Dave's Corner of the Universe

Where strange fact and stranger fiction collide

Rodin’s Father Looks just Like Patrick Stewart.

    A while back I took my mother and aunt to the Portland Art Museum. They were running a Rodin exhibit. It was pretty amazing, of the trio of … Continue reading

July 11, 2017 · 2 Comments

Geek Holidays; July 2nd World UFO Day.

  Today July 2nd is World UFO Day. Well there are actually two days that are celebrated as World UFO Day. July 2nd and June 24th. The 24th was anniversary … Continue reading

July 2, 2017 · 2 Comments

New Things I learned in the Month Of June.

  As the month of June coems to an end here are some new things that I learned and the day that I learned them on. 1st– Evangelist Aimee Simple … Continue reading

June 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Heroine’s Journey: The Monomyth with a Female Perspective Part I.

In the 1940’s the academic Joseph Campbell created a theory called the Hero’s Journey or the Mono-Myth.  It basically breaks down almost all myths in to 14 easily identifiable points. … Continue reading

June 24, 2017 · 3 Comments

Was Jim Sullivan Abducted by Aliens? The Case of Vanishing Musician.

  Things I like, rock and roll and mysteries. So I am kind of shocked that I just recently found out about the disappearance of Jim ‘Sully” Sullivan back in … Continue reading

June 12, 2017 · 2 Comments

Read Brian Wood’s DMZ before it is too late

  There are a handful of comic books that capture elements of our present political zeitgeist. Most were written years or even decades ago.  They include Tansmopolitan, The Watchmen, Army@Love, … Continue reading

June 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

New Things I Learned Every Day, May 2017.

  Wow I am running late, it is already June 5th and I just getting out the new things I learned each day for May, but I guess it is … Continue reading

June 5, 2017 · 2 Comments