Author Archives: David Barker

About David Barker

David Barker is co-author of three books of Lovecraftian horror fiction written in collaboration with W. H. Pugmire: The Revenant of Rebecca Pascal, In the Gulfs of Dream & Other Lovecraftian Tales, and Witches in Dreamland. In 2019, his chapbook of four weird short stories, Half in Light, Half in Shadow, was published by The Audient Void magazine.

Wilum Hopfrog Pugmire at the 2014 World Horror Convention

I spent time with Lovecraftian author Wilum Pugmire (W. H. Pugmire) at two cons in 2014: the H. P. Lovecraft Film Festival (HPLFF) and the World Horror Convention (WHC), both held in Portland, Oregon. Our first book collaboration, The Revenant … Continue reading

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Close Ups of 3 Photos of Wilum Pugmire at the 2014 HPLFF

Here are close ups (cropped versions) of the first three photos from my last post. You can see him a little better in these. He’s seated on his favorite bench in front of the Hollywood Theater. In the bottom photo, … Continue reading

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Photos of Wilum Hopfrog Pugmire at the 2014 HPLFF

A little over two weeks ago, on Saturday, May 4, 2019, my wife and I drove up to Seattle and attended the memorial event for my late friend and literary collaborator, Lovecraftian horror author, W. H. Pugmire (also known as … Continue reading

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Photos of Wilum Hopfrog Pugmire at the 2013 HPLFF

These are all the photos I took of Lovecraftian author Wilum Pugmire at the 2013 H. P. Lovecraft Film Festival. I had a crappy digital camera in those days and the focus is bad on some of these. I made … Continue reading

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Photos of Wilum Pugmire at the 2012 H. P. Lovecraft Film Festival

It’s been almost three weeks since horror writer W. H. Pugmire died. He was both a good friend and a collaborator, and I’ve been thinking a lot about the times I spent in his presence, what a special person he … Continue reading

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Creepy Easter Horror eBook is Free for Five Day

My Easter horror ebook, Don’t Go Down the Bunny Trail, is free on Amazon from Wednesday, April 17, 2019, through Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019, on Amazon. Below is an excerpt. Here’s a link to the ebook: https://www.amazon.com/Dont-Go-Down-Bunny-Trail-ebook/dp/B007I6FBLW/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8 ***** Little … Continue reading

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Lovecraftian author W. H. Pugmire has died

It is with a heavy heart that I report that my dear friend and literary collaborator, the renowned author of Lovecraftian fiction, Wilum Hopfrog Pugmire, passed away early yesterday morning, March 26, 2019. He had been very ill and hospitalized … Continue reading

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