This years Motor City Comic Con was one of the best times I've ever had in more ways than one! I got FOUR great commissions, met a LOT of great creators for the first time, got plenty of new books, and best of all had a few great surprises!
Friday, as always, was when I got most of my comics signed and my commissions done. The first person I knew I had to get to first was Dave Gibbons! I was one of the first in line there and, while bummed to be told there was a limit on the books I could sign (well specifically, the first 5 were free and any after that was a $1 donation each) I condensed my books down to 12 (so $7 extra) and got my commi
Today has to be one of the most painful days of my life.
Years ago my parents got a dog while I was away at college. Her name is Lily and she's been a very good dog (unfortunately she's one of those "I'm the queen of the house...save for daddy" kinda dogs. But after a few neighboring dogs died, she went into a slump, so my parents decided to buy a new dog.
Her name was Piper (the name she had when we got her). A pit bull/lab...I think (been a while since I checked) and she was the most energetic ball of fur ever! She was always jumping on people, always tearing her toys apart (she tore Lily's too who never played with them) always chasing a
This weekend I'm in the middle of the annual Motor City Comic Con, having a great time so far and got some good books and great commissions that I'll be posted online soon but today I just found out something that adds to the gut punch I recieved yesterday
A few months ago Darwyn Cooke of DC New Frontier (Among other books) fame was stated to be coming to the con this year. I was so excited and already had my Absolute New frontier ready to bring. Then it was announced, for unstated reasons at the time, that he was cancelling it. Well yesterday I, among everyone else at the con, found out that it was because of Cancer. Well sadly this mor