Dave's Corner of the Universe

Where strange fact and stranger fiction collide

Wilber Whatley was Lovecraft’s Author Avatar

  I pretty much summed up my thesis for this post in its title; Wilber Whatley was Lovecraft’s Author Avatar. There are three possible reactions to that statement. One: Gee … Continue reading

July 20, 2019 · 7 Comments

7th Edition Call of Cthulhu Occupations: Part 1B The 1800’s

    My last post I introduced six new Call of Cthulhu occupations, for there 1800’s settings, the American west Down Darker trails and The Victorian Age Cthulhu by gaslight. … Continue reading

October 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

7th Edition Call of Cthulhu Occupations: Part 1A The 1800’s

    If you are a frequent visitor to DCotU, you know we love HP Lovecraft here, and to a lesser extent we like our roleplaying games. So, it is … Continue reading

October 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

HP Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos Timeline

    The idea of making a Lovecraft/Cthulhu Mythos time line came from my friend Derek M. Koch, and I would like to thank him for his suggestion. I know … Continue reading

October 10, 2018 · 2 Comments

The Difference Between Red Sonya and Red Sonja and why it is Important.

  Unless you are a pulp fiction expert or a comic book person you may not know that there is a difference between Red Sonya and Red Sonja. Maybe you … Continue reading

September 23, 2018 · 4 Comments

Fantastic Gazetteer Part I.

    Today we are going to talk about cities in the US that only exist in fiction. Since I am writing this, these cities are going to have a … Continue reading

August 31, 2018 · 3 Comments

Cthulhu Critters Part 5: Shoggoths.

  Shoggoths are the big bad of the Cthulhu Mythos. They are the toughest and most deadly creature that doesn’t take the name god in all of the stories. In … Continue reading

April 30, 2018 · Leave a comment