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Marvel 1602

Marvel 1602 #reflection

Marvel 1602 I haven’t been reading much for super hero comics or graphic novels lately. Wait, scratch that, reverse it. It is probably more appropriate to say that I haven’t been reading many of the titles from the big players in super heroes. The more recent titles from Marvel and …

Uncharted Tales

Uncharted Tales #reflections

Uncharted Tales You know those moments where you write and write and come to find that what you wrote makes so little sense and is so far away from the idea you thought you were writing about… No? Just me? That’s what I found when I first stepped into this …

Iron fist

Punch with the Iron Fist

Punch with the Iron Fist Here I am, thinking of how I want to go into this, and I realize I am a bit remiss. See, I didn’t talk about the last in the series (this will change). But I talked about the others. But as I move into this …

Jump to the left

It’s just a Jump to the Left

It’s Just a Jump to the Left Time Travel, it’s the dream right? Now where do I go from here? See, this is a loaded subject with tons of different thoughts and conjectures (and I don’t know that I plan to answer anything). The simple thing, of course, is it …

Kobu and the Two Strings

Kubo and the Two Strings #reflection

Kubo and the Two Strings Kubo and the Two Strings (Laika and Focus Features 2016. directed by Travis Knight) has been a journey for me. Well, not really, but you open stuff the way you open it, right? Maybe I should just go back to the beginning. I had heard …

spring heeled jack

Spring Heeled Jack #reflection

Spring Heeled Jack I can’t remember if I spoke about this while I was doing it, but a while back I spent a school year in some classes. Yeah, I added four more English/literature classes to the odd number I have taken over the years. Oddly, it was probably the …

Western ways and gunslingers

Western Ways and Gunslingers

Western Ways and Gunslingers Recently in conversation the remark came out that we don’t really have any westerns anymore. I didn’t say it but in a way I agree with the thought. The westerns that were reruns when I was growing up and a big part of my parent’s entertainment, …

Tell me a story

Tell me a Story #graphicnovels

Tell me a Story Where to begin? They say that the first sentence is one of the most important because it sets the tone of the story or the paper or whatever… But ya know, the important thing really is that you begin. Or something… Which only sorta kinda touches …