Next show: Orlando Megacon

My next comic convention will be Megacon in Orlando, Florida, on May 17, 18 & 19. You can pick up copies of my self-published books Shanghai and Extraterrestrial. I’ll also sign any Tick or Ultraverse books you bring – signatures are always free!

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Comic Reviews for Week of 1/28

Here are a few of the comics that I read this week. Not a whole lot in my bag this time, but I have a lot I haven’t read yet – Thor #4 9/10 This is turning out to me a really fun book. There’s still a lot of mystery about who is under the …

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Comics | Secret Wars Thoughts

I’ve been hearing a lot about Marvel’s big event for this year – Secret Wars. It’s going to change the face of the Marvel universe forever! Again! I guess I’m fine with it. There are so many years of history to sort out, that I suppose it’s a good thing to make a fresh start …

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Comic Reviews for this Week

Here are my reviews for what was in my comic bag this week. The Sandman: Overture #1 (of 6) 10 out of 10 My favorite book this week. I’ve never been a big reader of Sandman before, but this may get me to go back and read all of the old issues. Everything about the …

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Looking for Book to Ink – Day 1

Today marks the official beginning of my campaign to find a comic book to ink. It doesn’t have to be a regular gig, or even a full issue, but I’ve been practicing and getting my hand back, and I’m ready to get a fresh credit to my name as an inker. To be more specific, …

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The Bookshelf – Amazing Spider-man

I’m up to issue 34 in my quest to read every issue of the Amazing Spider-man! Still in the original Stan Lee/Steve Ditko era. The characters have continued to evolve. Peter has broken up with Betty Brant, and good riddance. Every panel she’s in is an old dramatic romance illustration. She’s far too emo to …

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The Bookshelf – Amazing Spider-man

Continuing my reading of the complete Amazing Spider-man run, I did issues 8 – 14 on day 2. From 1963 and ’64 – Featuring appearances by Electro, Mysterio and the Green Goblin, also the Vulture and Doc Ock return. Peter finds a romantic interest with Betty Brant, and Liz Allan starts following his around. He …

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