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“Read a Damn Book – 121: The Fantastic Four – Marvel Masterworks Volume 1”

I just learned this morning of the passing of Stan Lee, one of the masterminds behind the Mighty Marvel line of comics—and subsequently one of the most influential comics creators in the world, whose influence on pop-culture would be difficult … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 120: Ghost Stories”

Here’s a book I found in a “closeout” bin at I Like Comics in Vancouver, Washington, USA. Marilee Hord & Lynn Adair (eds.) and others – Ghost Stories (1995) There once was a time when Dark Horse Comics (famous for … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 119: Museum of Terror – Tomie 1”

It’s officially Halloween season, so I thought it was time to review one of my favorite horror comics of all time! Junji Ito’s Museum of Terror!!! Junji Ito – Museum of Terror – Tomie 1 (2002 / 2006) [Trans. Naomi … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 117: Needful Things” by Richard F. Yates

Wow… 736 pages… I am a slow reader, so when I take on a project like this, a book that I know is going to take me a while to get through, I have to mean it. I like Stephen … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 116: Daddy is so Far Away…We Must Find Him!”

Wostok & Grabowski – Daddy is so Far Away…We Must Find Him! (1998) Daddy is so Far Away…We Must Find Him! is a cool book. It was released in 1998 by Slab-o-Concrete Publications and was created by Serbian comics creators, … Continue reading

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“Library Book Sale, Sept. 6th to the 8th!” by Richard F. Yates

Howdy folks! Just showing off my score from my trip to the Longview Public Library yesterday! (That’s Longview, Washington, USA—if you were wondering…) Most of these purchases were re-buys of books that I’ve lent out and never got back or … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 115: Role-Playing Mastery”

A few months ago, I started writing a role-playing game (because I thought it would be fun to have people not just READ my stories but PLAY them!) Then, a few weeks after I started work on the system, I … Continue reading

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