Monthly Archives: May 2012

Nightmare #334 – Corpse in the Trunk

(Male, 40′s) This might not sound like it, but this is definitely a work-related stress nightmare. I was at work – well, not exactly the place where I work. It was a different building located right downtown Detroit near one … Continue reading

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DIY Ragged Skull T-Shirt

This style of shirt isn’t exactly my taste but there’s something oddly compelling about it. Deface the back of any boring T-shirt into a badass skull using these simple instructions. Made even simpler? Trace the pattern with a marker and … Continue reading

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“Haunts: Danse Macabre” – a turn-based haunted house game on Kickstarter

Micro-funding of niche projects like creepy video games just warms my heart. Amp up that warmth when the project is Creative Commons licensed and even available for linux. So dig “Haunts” a turn-based haunted house game currently soliciting funds for … Continue reading

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“Zombies, Run” iPhone app – UPDATE

It’s official: this game still rocks. When I first dl’ed it a few weeks ago, I half expected “Zombies, Run” to be a clever idea that didn’t quite deliver more than a one hit spin on exercise motivation. And that … Continue reading

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Nightmare #318 – Torture in the Basement

(Male, 30′s) I was dragged down a flight of wooden stairs. My shoes made a thump thump thump as they hit each stair, like a drum. I was supported somehow under both arms but the stairs were too narrow to … Continue reading

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Nightmare #317 – Insane and Toxic

(Male, 50′s) This was an epic length anxiety dream which at some point turned into a full bore nightmare. I was on vacation somewhere at a retreat center in a rural setting during off-peak season. There may have only been … Continue reading

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Nightmare #335 – Zombie Demolition

(Male, 20′s) I came home one night, around twilight. The actual house resembled the house that belonged to my grandmother, by the way. But there was something wrong, really wrong. The entire first floor of the building had been ripped … Continue reading

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Penguincon 2012

Elsa and I attended Penguincon 2012, that glorious celebration of Midwestern weird ingenuity. The name Penguincon might suggest it’s only for Linux nerds and though there is a strong track of programming for the silicon-inclined, Penguincon extends the notion of … Continue reading

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