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Personal Mythology: My Origin Story

This week, I’m writing something for Sunday Assembly NYC under the theme of “Mythology.” And as I research and write, I keep thinking about my first “myth story”: my first story to explain something I didn’t quite understand, but in repetition, finally learned a truth within the woven words. 821 more words


Fools and Drama Queens, As Wrong About Gotham as They Are About Selina...

Those not expecting to buy a bridge in Gotham tonight are invited to peruse a Catwoman origin worthy of the character and meet a Selina Kyle with the class and background to make her Batman and Bruce Wayne’s equal. 143 more words


My Superhero Origin Story Part I: Bitten by a Radioactive Rag

I lucked out. My very first comic was a title that would introduce me, issue by issue, up to four or more of marvel’s heroes and/or villains each issue: Marvel Comics Presents #10. 567 more words

How to Make a Comic Book Movie - Part 3

For the last couple of weeks, I have been exploring some general rules that, for the most part, comic book movies follow – especially superhero movies. 1,443 more words


The Writer’s Web

“Write what you know.” It’s probably the biggest cliché there is in writing, but everything we write is about us whether we realise it or not. 412 more words


Career Day

So many little kids know what they want to be when they grow up: a pilot, a scientist, a teacher, a doctor…yet my career aspirations changed every week. 441 more words


What's in a Name?

“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose
By any other name would smell as sweet.”

Romeo and Juliet (II, ii, 1-2) 456 more words

Origin Story