11.Jan.2014 My Year in Books: 2013
Because I’m so busy making books that I end up reading the best books of any given year after they’ve become the best books of last year, I’ve never been able to make a very good “Best Books of [Insert Year here]” list. So, instead, I offer you (as I have in 2010, 2011, and […]
06.Jan.2014 My 2013
This year, I… -Got engaged to an amazing woman. -Wrote my first comic. -Received my first editor credit in comics. -Got promoted to associate editor. -Traveled to… Seattle, WA Lexington, KY San Diego, CA Bend, OR Chicago, IL Newport, OR Toronto, Ontario Boston, MA -Ran over 100 miles. -Read over 70 books and graphic novels. […]
15.Nov.2013 Go read my comic!
Remember that post about how I planned to learn more about the comic medium by making comics? Well, I did that!
29.Aug.2013 I feel like a kid again!
I’ve been referenced or drawn in to a few comics since I began working as an editor. It’s an honor and an extremely fun perk of the job. Recently, I was added to a comic in a new cool way… I was converted into a kid!
09.Aug.2013 Way Too Busy
Remember when I used to blog? Me neither. In an attempt to update this webspace with something, here’s a list of what’s taking up my time right now… Comic Books and Graphic Novels I’m currently editing… -Captain Midnight -Brain Boy -The Black Beetle: Necrologue -Polar: Came from the Cold HC -Blood Brothers -Emily and The […]
30.Apr.2013 Stumptown Comics Fest 2013: The Booty
Stumptown Comics Fest is an excellent comic, small press, and art convention in (as of this weekend) sunny Portland, Oregon. Here are some examples of the rad stuff you can get if you attend this awesome show!
22.Apr.2013 Learning my medium by doing
I’m not a writer. I can write. I’ve been paid to write. But I know writers. Real writers. Sit down and type for hours because they have to writers, agonizing over every word writers, write or go crazy writers… And I’m not one of them. Still, that doesn’t mean I don’t have a story to […]
09.Mar.2013 The short story behind Tremors comics
Been meaning to write this blog post for about a year now, so some of the details might not be exactly right, but here’s the story… I’m a huge fan of the Tremors movies. If you’ve known me for a while, odds are it’s come up at some point because I’m always happy to talk […]
08.Feb.2013 Gamma-infused Pizza Party
If you picked up the truly excellent Dark Horse Presents #20 last month, you had the distinct pleasure of reading a radical little story by Ulises Farinas and Erick Freitas. Comics Alliance wrote a great piece about the nostalgia-fueled pop culture-laced fun bomb of a comic that is Gamma, so I suggest you read what […]
07.Feb.2013 Black Beetle’s wild ride
If you’ve been following me on twitter or tumblr recently, you’ve probably seen a few posts about Francesco Francavilla’s noir superhero masterpiece The Black Beetle. BB‘s the first comic that I’ve edited solo from the get go and it’s been a distinct pleasure working with someone as passionate and enthusiastic as Francesco. Dude’s pretty damn […]