Dave's Corner of the Universe

Where strange fact and stranger fiction collide

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

Goat Watch 2017 Part II

  We interrupt your regularly scheduled blog, to bring you Goat Watch 2017 Part II.   Last Friday Ashley Madison (AKA “You know you are my least favorite goat right?), … Continue reading

March 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

How I Out Geeked Portland.

Someone in the Official Keep Portland Weird Facebook page just commented that I out geeked them all. I am so proud, but was it Hubris that I would just assume … Continue reading

March 18, 2017 · 2 Comments

Two More HP Lovecraft Micro Fiction Tales

  Two years ago I was honorable mention for the HP Lovecraft Micro fiction writing contest. I thought my last year’s entreaties were even better than the original but I … Continue reading

March 12, 2017 · 1 Comment