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

Look, they let Me Back on a Podcast.

Wow, last month the cool people at People’s Guide to the Cthulhu Mythos let me talk about The Great Old ones (well in reality, I mainly talked about Cthulhu, but … Continue reading

May 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

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

Cthulhu Critters Part 3: The Deep Ones Part 1.

  Of all the monster that he created, HP Lovecraft is probably most closely associated with the deep ones. These are bipedal fishmen, with an insatiable desire for human women, … Continue reading

March 23, 2018 · 1 Comment

Geek Obscura: Dark City.

A few weeks ago I went to OMSI’s (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry) IMAX science fiction movie-athon to see a move I hadn’t seen in over a decade, Dark … Continue reading

April 30, 2015 · 7 Comments

Is the Cthulhu Mythos Real?

I was a sophomore in high school when a senior told me about how he and a few of his  friends had cast a weather manipulation spell from the Necronomicon. … Continue reading

February 27, 2015 · 25 Comments

Dream Team: Pulps

  Dream team is my creative endeavor to pull together a team of five characters with different origins to full fill a mission of my choosing. Mission: In 1939 FDR … Continue reading

April 17, 2014 · 10 Comments