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Crowds, Cosplay & Comics: Comic Con 2017

Last week I attended San Diego Comic Con International at the convention center on the harbor in San Diego. This is a semi-regular event for me, my husband has attended most years since 1972. 1,424 more words

Silicon Valley Comic Con was fun!

First things first. Christie Shinn of Hora Tora Studios drew how Super Holly feels about writer’s block.

I was on pop-culture writer (and my friend) Valerie Frankel’s Superheroines panel, and I was quite honored to sit next to the great cartoonist and wonderful HERstorian  116 more words


A friend of mine is selling some vintage Vampirella comics sooooooo, I thought I’d share some of the fabulous covers.

These are nuts. I don’t know how she keeps that red thing on her body (dried blood?) but it seems to work, at least most of the time. 167 more words


Should Stan Lee wear a skirt?

The Bechdel test (from Alison Bechdel‘s comic strip, “Dykes to Watch Out For”) asks whether a work of fiction (1) features at least two women (2) who talk to each other (3) about something other than a man. 111 more words