Category Archives: Biography

An H. P. Lovecraft Style Breakfast

I’ve read that the great 20th Century horror author H. P. Lovecraft’s favorite breakfast meal consisted of donuts and cheese — a rather odd sounding combination. I don’t eat donuts very often because they do weird things to my blood … Continue reading

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Poet and small press editor Harry Calhoun has died

Sadly, poet and small press editor Harry Calhoun passed away on October 31, 2015. I didn’t know him well, but we had some very pleasant exchanges by mail and/or email and he sent me at least one, and possibly more … Continue reading

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My Life as a Lovecraftian, by David Barker

The following autobiographical essay was written in 2012, but remained unpublished until now. I’m posting it on my blog to more or less explain my sudden reemergence as a horror author. From what I hear, many authors have taken a … Continue reading

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Bukowski – “BORN INTO THIS” documentary film

[Moved from my old Myspace blog.  Original post date was July 3, 2006.] Bukowski – BORN INTO THIS art as the spirit wanes the form appears. (poem by Charles Bukowski) I’ve been watching the DVD of BUKOWSKI – BORN INTO … Continue reading

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