Comic Books

Reboot, Shmeboot, Go See The Amazing Spider-Man

Yesterday, my wife and I saw The Amazing Spider-Man and we both agreed with its awesome. It’s another origin story and follows the main beats of the Spider-Man origin: Raised by aunt and uncle. Bit by a radioactive spider. Uncle killed due to Peter Parker’s negligence, teaching him with great power, comes great responsibility. Peter […]

Let’s Put Joss Whedon In Charge of All Entertainment

The title of this post was Kait Nolan‘s reaction after watching The Avengers and it’s something I’ve wished would happen for a long time. It’s probably not the job HE would want, but it is a nice thought to imagine all things entertainment going through him. So, anyway, back to The Avengers. Friends, this is […]

The Avengers Will Make History Other Than The Financial Kind

Today is an important day. My wife’s birthday was last Friday, but, for scheduling reasons, she put off taking a day from work to today. I also took the day because it’s very rare we get a whole day to spend together. And because she’s the best wife ever, one of her birthday wishes is […]

How Close Should TV Match The Book?

Over the weekend I read the latest issue of The Walking Dead comic and in the letters column, a fan basically said he wouldn’t be reading the book anymore. He blamed the TV show because to him, they weren’t separate entities. What happened in one, affected the other and the TV show had gone so […]

Exhausted #ROW80

Overall Goal: Figure out my writing process Goal Pieces: 1. Read more books in my genre. 2. Read more books on craft and apply the lessons to my writing. Didn’t do so well with my goals this week because I was at the New York Comic Con. My ticket’s still good for today, but I’m […]