Dear friends, we are gathered here today to say goodbye to a cherished loved one: Continue reading Funeral for a Friend
Happy Birthday to Jack Kirby! The King would have been 97 years old were he alive today. Continue reading Happy Birthday Jack Kirby!
Speaking recently of the Super Friends, I was reminded of this little artifact (which I had to go digging for) Continue reading Cosmic Legends of the Universe!
Catching up with some old (Super) Friends Continue reading “That Time Is NOW!”
Allow me to say this up front: Buckle up folks, as this will likely devolve into an epic-length analysis and/or rant. Don’t say I didn’t warn you. [EDIT: A hair over 20,000 words here at final count, ladies and gentlemen; proceed at your own risk!] Continue reading Sex, Lies, and Comic Books: The Gwen Stacy Murder Case, Reopened
Alright, so this next post is only comics-related in the most tangential of ways, but cut me some slack, willya? It’s Father’s Day! Continue reading Father’s Day 2014
This is me on the living room floor of grandma’s house circa early ’77. The comics (at least the ones we can see) are Daredevil #138, Ghost Rider #21, and Marvel Double Feature #21. The comic that is open in front of me is… well, I don’t know, and quite frankly it’s driving me nuts. Continue reading 2014: A Comics-Geek Odyssey, Part 6
Just for fun, the next three posts will contain all extant photographic evidence of my comics-reading youth, accompanied by a smattering of commentary. Continue reading 2014: A Comics-Geek Odyssey, Part 5
In the early spring of ’76, my social life had begun to take off. I learned to ride a bike and began interacting with the other kids on my block. Continue reading 2014: A Comics-Geek Odyssey, Part 4
Summer of 1975 and it’s back to the shore—and back to comics. Continue reading 2014: A Comics-Geek Odyssey, Part 3