Category Archives: Year In Review

A Moment of Reflection

So. I’ve now read all the Marvel superhero comics from 1961-1964. This is a good time to sit back and reflect on how far I’ve come. It’s also a good time to take a breath, because now that I’ve reached … Continue reading

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THE MARVELOUS AWARDS: ARTIST AWARDS

THE MARVELOUS AWARDS!! ARTIST AWARDS Historically, comic books have appealed to children, who are perhaps “tricked” into the scholastic task of reading by their fascination with pretty pictures. I wonder if when we, at any age, read comics, are we … Continue reading

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THE MARVELOUS AWARDS: WRITER AWARDS

THE MARVELOUS AWARDS!! WRITER AWARDS Stories are houses built not of bricks, but of words. Comics are stories built of words and pictures. Sort of like bricks and mortar. One is not of much use, without the other. Writers provide … Continue reading

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THE MARVELOUS AWARDS: THE SILVER AGE AWARDS

THE MARVELOUS AWARDS!! The Marvel superheroes (unlike the villains) were all very good sports about yesterday’s awards, more than willing to admit if they had behaved in a less than favorable fashion. Fully supporting my efforts, they have assisted my … Continue reading

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