Filed under Comic Books

New Podcast Up: Road to Memphis Part One


In this special episode (excuse the road noise) Ryan and I decide to go to Memphis Tennesee on a road trip. On the way there we discuss the stories we leave behind. What stories have you started but never finished or had to abandon simply because they didn’t work? What do those abandoned stories teach us? We also … Continue reading

New Podcast Up: The Third Act


One of the most important elements to plotting a novel is the third act.  In this podcast we tackle this issue and give suggestions and tips for making the third act of your novel the most important part of the novel.  It has to do much more than just tying all the plot lines off … Continue reading

The Death of Peter Parker


I may be a writer, but at heart I will always be a comic book loving fanboy.  I just have to say something about the death of Peter Parker, and if you haven’t already read The Amazing Spiderman #700, you should, because one of comic book fan’s most beloved super heroes has died…and he went … Continue reading

I’m Batman


I must say that this writer’s favorite superhero is indeed Batman. Why?  Well, mostly because some of the best writing in the genre has surrounded that shadowy detective, because he solves all of his problems with his incredible analytical mind, because he holds his own with the Justice League and can best all of them … Continue reading

Top 5 Unsung Marvel Avengers


The movie opens today (or rather last night at midnight).  I say “the movie” because for comic book fans everywhere it is the movie many of us have waited a lifetime to see.  The Avengers will break all kinds of box office records, it is holding at a 93% positive rating on rottentomatoes.com, and it … Continue reading