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A review of the limited comic series /graphic novel "The Wake"

This review is for an advanced reader’s edition uncorrected e-proof.

“The Wake” is a comic limited series, available now in graphic novel form, that tells the story of a group of scientists and specialists pulled together to study a strange life-form discovered at the bottom of the ocean.  533 more words

Book Reviews

NYCC Report: So Where Do You Get Your Ideas? And What Do You Do With Them?

I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but I’m kind of fond of Godzilla. The big guy has been a part of my life for a very long time and so, when I heard there was a sixtieth anniversary panel at New York Comic Con, I rushed to the back of the line. 2,403 more words


And the winner is.....

Wow is it really that time of the week again.  I am sorry this blog post is late again but time is something I am short of lately. 1,097 more words

Everyday Ramblings


When you’re really busy and need to focus all your energies into one project, the thing you don’t want is a major distraction…


When Jenny mentioned… 55 more words


Literary Endeavours

….to Durham, to the Book Festival – a rare public sighting – where I was proud to be one of the judges that selected The Wake… 188 more words

The Wake, Scott Snyder and the Ashtray

Mermaids are real and they are seriously pissed off at humanity.

They’re also ash trays.

At least they are in Scott Snyder and Sean Murphy’s terrific 10-issue mini-series… 628 more words


Darkness that Appeals: 'Wytches' Author Scott Snyder

Who’s the best writer in comics? Of course it’s a ridiculous question to ask. Writing is one of the most purely subjective art forms there is, so anyone trying to make a case for the top scribe in the funny book business is going to have a difficult time. 2,251 more words