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Via the Comics Alliance: Since their original publication in the 1920s, the stories of H.P. Lovecraft have endured and grown into an entire subset of the horror genre unto themselves, with themes of the unavoidable insanity that comes with knowledge and cosmic insignificance that are far more subtle and ultimately terrifying than the average ghost […]

19 Feb, 2010

Necronomicon commercial

Posted by: Dave In: HPL|Humor|Video

Video link Read any good books lately? – Dave

03 Nov, 2009

The Adventures of Lil Cthulhu

Posted by: Dave In: HPL|Video

Video link (via Laughing Squid) The Adventures of Lil Cthulhu. Unspeakable, isn’t it? – Dave

04 Oct, 2009

HP Lovecraft Film Festival 2009

Posted by: Dave In: Film|HPL|Oregon|Weird

Having a great time at the HP Lovecraft Film Festival here in cloudy Portland, OR. This year’s short films were pretty good overall. Some stand out films this year were “Noirville”, “Tinglewood”, “Seance” and “Dirt Dauber.” I’m looking forward to a showing of “The Mist” later tonight, which is a faithful adaptation of Stephen King’s […]

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02 Mar, 2009

Thanks Elder Sign!

Posted by: Dave In: HPL|Humor

Link to video (via jwz) This will be cool for maybe 4 people that happen to read this blog… – Dave

04 Oct, 2008

HP Lovecraft Film Festival intro by Robert Price

Posted by: Dave In: Film|HPL

Link to the video

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What a fantastic idea for Halloween.  The kids may think twice before knocking the door and asking for candy. Link (via JWZ)

19 Jun, 2008

The Call of Cthulhu as interpreted by Wordle

Posted by: Dave In: Design|HPL|Web

I  was recently shown a really cool site called Wordle that takes any text and converts it into a word cloud, giving more frequently used words more prominence on the page. This is where writing and art collide.  It’s both beautiful and interesting at the same time. Link to a larger graphic above. -Dave

20 Jan, 2008

Cloverfield (no spoilers)

Posted by: Dave In: Film|HPL

No review here…just a quick note that I watched the new JJ Abrams movie, Cloverfield, today. I have a feeling that some people will hate the ending. I also have a feeling that those people have never read H.P. Lovecraft. Nuff said. P.S. (for Scott) – I forgot to mention I give the film a […]

31 Jul, 2007

The Call of Origami

Posted by: Dave In: Design|HPL

Have you ever gotten a paper cut and wanted to die from the pain? Paper Cthulhu is there to help your wishes come true. Power Word Fold (blog) -Dave

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  • Dave: Not sure, Bryan, but I'd love to know where Craig lives.
  • Bryan Hanks: What city were those in?
  • Kevin David Anderson: check out our other wreaths at: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150452725264516.391111.360128594515&type=3
  • epiphenita: Like Tom Waits without the music.
  • epiphenita: Reminds me of my good friend's artwork: http://victoriacarlson.blogspot.com/2009/06/untitled.html
  • Dave: I think someone should make some dance music from those "WHOAHs."
  • epiphenita: Oh, Dave. That was tonic to my soul. Perfect. I vote for an exorcism.
  • Dave: Hmm, looks sober to me.
  • Scott: I'm thinking that the guy with the hat might have had a drink or two before this picture was taken. Just a hunch...
  • Scott: There's a roleplaying scenario just waiting to be written based on these pictures. :-)


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