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What I Learned About Comics in 2017

A year ago, my experience with comics extended as far as an incredibly basic script based on a poem, for Tomte: The Warrior Elf with Buttonpress Publications. It was fun and exciting to see something I’d written being turned into something, … Continue reading

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Resolutions and Killer Cats

Half a month into 2017, and there have been some developments in my creative life. There have been some updates on the comic front, along with a plan in place for a couple of larger projects, and a regular IRL … Continue reading

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An Adventure in Comics

I have a small history in comics. A few years ago, I got my hands on some X-Men stories that I thought would be interesting. Age of Apocalypse. House of M. Contained ARCs. I had developed a sort of fascination with the … Continue reading

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Monthly Cons and Mighty Craic

When I was preparing for my thesis last year – a web documentary on comic book culture, for those of you who are new here – I had to draw up a list of likely candidates to interview. The list … Continue reading

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2015: Reviewed

Every now and then, there comes a year that changes just about everything you thought you knew about yourself. I had quite a few of these in the past decade, and mostly it was negativity that brought about change. 2015 … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Day 8: How to Survive the Next Three Weeks

When I first attempted NaNoWriMo, way back in 2008, I had never written so much in so little time. I was seventeen years old, in the middle of my final year of school, and I had only ever completed one … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Day 6: 25K

There’s no point hiding this fact, given that it’s on the NaNoWriMo site at the moment: I reached 25K tonight. Here’s the email the organisers sent when I updated my word count: Isn’t it glorious? I’ll admit, I’m more than … Continue reading

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