“I’m a visual learner.”

I hear this from my friends who don’t read. You’ll hear this, followed by, “I read online a lot anyway.” Really? Because you have to read a stop sign That’s equivalent to reading Shakespeare. I know this post is going to make me sound like an old man. That’s okay, because I’m pretty sure I…

Pandering to the Audience

“It’s not the job of the artist to give the audience what they want. If the audience knew what they needed, then they wouldn’t be the audience. They would be the artists. It is the job of artists to give the audience what they need.” -Alan Moore  

Heroism in Comics Now and Then

I just read vol. 3 TP. Justice League of America: Rebirth. The basic use of language when having to do with physics while Ryan Choi and the team traveled through the microverse was a step up from 1960’s complete fantasy science. Of course the fantasy element was still there allowing them to have fun with…

Trippin’

John and Stacey were roaming east Detroit Michigan. John’s birthplace. His father was strict. His occupation was a manufacturer for the Automotive industry. He’s next in line to be manager at his company. His work meant everything to him. Because unemployment was increasing in the early 70’s in Michigan. As soon as John turned 18…

Grant Morrison’s experimental writing in Doom Patrol.

I find Grant Morrison endlessly fascinating. The way he wrote Doom Patrol shows how incredibly dedicated to writing he is. Grant Morrison would cut up news paper articles until he found something interesting to write about. His other method was to use the computers spell check after writing nonsensical sentences. If anybody remembers this function…