Create a Comic Book in 10 (simple?) Steps

Comics and other graphic texts are one of the fastest growing areas of publishing, and they seem to be getting stronger each year. If you haven’t considered getting graphic, you might want to.  This post is for creators, especially writers, who are interested in graphic story-telling. Even if your art skills are limited to crooked, one-armed stick figures, […]

10 Must Read Comics for People Who Don’t Read Comics

University English Professor are sometimes seen as gatekeepers for what is literary and worth reading, so people are often surprised when I mention my affinity for reading and teaching comics. In fact, many of my colleagues still dismiss comics as being childish and “too commercial.” Conversely, I think there are many things going on in contemporary comics that […]

Coming Soon—Broken Saviors Issue #2

Because of over a 100 generous Kickstarter Backers, Issue #2 of the Broken Saviors series is being produced, and it’s almost ready for launch. Producing a comic is a long, labor intensive process that involves creating multiple versions of a script, and working with an artist on layouts, inks, letters, and colors, all while making revisions and trying to improve […]