Category gotAngst

Hi, I’m David Pedersen, and I’ve Got Angst.

I Rebuilt My Computer for Virtual Reality

NASA Calling by Garrett Byrne

After owning an Oculus Quest for three months I quickly evolved from interested to enthusiast. Valve released the impressive gameplay videos of Half-Life: Alyx on March 2nd, not only showing off the rich graphics but how you interact with objects…

I’m Mean to my Wife

As I grow older, I enjoy being a stay-off-my-lawn curmudgeon. I hate everyone like my wife hates dogs. While she doesn’t really hate dogs, and I don’t hate people, I get frustrated by thoughtlessness. People who tailgate when I’m already…

A Hairy Situation

David's Bald Spot

“Is that you on the cover?” She eyed the hero on my book, inspecting Angst’s gray hair and bald spot before looking at me with a mischievous grin. “Well, heh, no, not exactly.” I take a deep breath, preparing the…

Hiatus

Marvel the corgi sitting in a bag

I’ve been in hiding the last few months. A whirlwind of holidays and family, puppies and remodeling, extra hours at the day job (too many), and a little writer’s block put much of my writing on hiatus over the last…

Angst Team Profile: Sarah

Sarah and David at Booth

I was in line for a hot dog at one of my daughter’s Parent’s Night marching band rehearsals when a young woman approached. “You’re Joanne’s dad, right?” she asked. “Yeah,” I said, wondering what I had done wrong. “I loved…