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Januar 2012

The Fantasy World Map

I discovered this really interesting map recently while scouting the ætherweb for curiosities worthy of blogging about. What I find most interesting is obviously the entry at the bottom of the map: Dreamlands Now, I wonder if this is just for the places we all go to at night when …

Mythos Hymn

I am a fan of Neil Young. I own several albums and Keep on Rocking in the Free World and Hey hey, my my are two of my all-time favourites. I also noticed recently Hey hey, my my can be turned into a Cthulhu Mythos hymn quite easily: Hey hey, …

Steampunk Festival Fears Mother Nature

Urgent press release! (Came in via the Ætherbox) Steampunk World’s Fair takes unusual step to keep inclement weather from raining on parade This May, the Steampunk World’s Fair will hit Piscataway, New Jersey with three days of the largest steampunk festival in the country – last year’s fair garnered about …

Are you praying to Cthulhu?

The obvious answer for me is a resounding YES! followed by a barrage made up oof Iä!’s and sounds a human throat should not be capable of. Why I am asking this question? Well, time index 02:59 in this video: As it appears, there are more oppenly Cthulhuist Steampunks around, …

A Fashion Statement II: For the Ladies

An image to follow up on yesterday’s men-bashing: This is an even more drastic example than yesterday’s. Audrey Hepburn is not only an icon of 20th century cinema, as the Wikipedia states: she was inducted in the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame, and ranked, by the American Film …

Big Bad Locomotive

Normally it pains me to see old, venerable steam-powered train engines stand somewhere, left to rot in disrepair. Yet, there is still some beauty that can even be distilled from them. The following image is ample testimony: The photographer responsible for this very powerful image is Beezqp, from Poland. The …