All The Best Cowboys Have Daddy Issues: The Underwater Welder by Jeff Lemire

Identity. That seems to be my theme of the week (Sing it now, THEME OF THE WEEEEEEK!),¬†as I have recently read and enjoyed a multitude of comic books dealing with that theme. Phonogram was one such comic, in which characters defined themselves through art and popular culture, specifically music. The comic I’m writing about today,Continue reading “All The Best Cowboys Have Daddy Issues: The Underwater Welder by Jeff Lemire”

(Insert other teen rebellion song) OR, Morning Glories by Nick Spencer and Joe Eisma

So let’s kickoff with the “Why you should read Morning Glories if you’ve liked X” portion of things first. If you’ve dipped your toes, or gone all in for television shows like Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The X-Files, Supernatural, etc. Really if you’ve enjoyed character based Sci-Fi or Fantasy in general, this could be forContinue reading “(Insert other teen rebellion song) OR, Morning Glories by Nick Spencer and Joe Eisma”

What I Bought: Week of 9/7/12

AKA: Hawkeye is great at boats! See! Anyway, here’s a run through of what I purchased this week (on Comixology). Quick, short form recommendations, GO! (Soundtrack for this post “Caught by the Fuzz” by Supergrass) First off, Hawkeye #2 by Matt Fraction and David Aja Aside from the simple “this is what Hawkeye does whenContinue reading “What I Bought: Week of 9/7/12”