Monthly Archives: February 2012


Just-In: R-Squared Comicz podcast #18

Hey everyone, Here’s the latest episode of the R-Squared Comicz Podcast, where I recap the comics I recommended this month, provide an update on the Lightweightz Anthology, updates on a few other things, and briefly recap my experience at the Image Expo in Oakland this past weekend (2/24-2/26). Take care […]

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Recommended: Abina and the Important Men (2011)

Hello everyone, Today I want to recommend the graphic novel Abina and the Important Men by Trevor R. Getz and Liz Clarke: Based on a 1876 court transcript of a West African woman named Abina, the graphic novel tells the story of how Abina, after being wrongfully enslaved, escaped to […]


Image Comics Expo: A Brief Recap

Hello everyone, I pray all is well. Since my interest in comics resurfaced back in 2005, I’ve been a fairly regular attendee of comic conventions in California (average about one per year). I’ve primarily been attending Wondercon and APE, and I still have plans to attend a Comic-Con at least […]

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Some Changes to the Lightweightz Anthology Scripts 3

Hello everyone, I pray all is well. In light of a recent script review I received via Comixtribe, I’ve decided to make a few changes to the scripts for the Lightweightz Anthology. Some of the changes apply to scripts that (1) have already been drawn and are in the process […]


Recommended: Faith Land (2011-Present)

Hello everyone, I pray all is well. Today it is with great pleasure that I recommend Faith Land by Melchizedek Todd: A very different feel from Allegories of the Way (which I also recommend), Faith Land takes a more gritty, present-world look at issues of faith as they relate to […]

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Hydroland: Aftermath Sampler Now Available at Drive Thru Comics

Hello everyone, I wanted to let you know that the Hydroland: Aftermath Sampler is now available for free download at Drive Thru Comics. Here’s a a variant cover, and a preview page: You can download it here. If you check it out, I would appreciate it if you leave a […]


Recommended: Valkyrie Squadron (2011-Present)

Hello everyone, Today I want to recommend Valkyrie Squadron by Jules Rivera: Set in space, Valkyrie Squadron is about a team of four women who are part of an alliance with all of humanity to fight a war against robots. I really enjoy the different approach taken by having an […]

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What’s Your Favorite Comic or Graphic Novel? 4

Hello everyone, I pray all is well. As I mentioned in an earlier post, my favorite comic to date is Rising Stars by J. Michael Straczynski. Thanks to the Rising Stars: Compendium, I have read the entire series as well as the short-stories of the main characters. Although it’s a […]


Recommended: Hand of the Morningstar (2007-Present)

Hello everyone, I pray all is well. Today it is with great pleasure that I recommend Hand of the Morningstar by Zondervan: A super-powered team story (e.g., think Justice League or Avengers) from a Christian worldview, HOTM tells the story of a group of superpowered individuals who are working to […]

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Writing Comics is a Marathon, Not a Sprint 3

Hello everyone, I pray all is well. After reading over the feedback I received today on one of my four-page scripts I submitted to a comic book editor, I’ve realized two things. On the one hand, I have come a long way since jotting down my initial ideas for Lightweightz, […]