The Best and Worst That I Read in 2014!

As much as I enjoy reading, I always feel as if I haven’t read enough–the glaring spines of many, many unread books on my shelves can attest to that. But according to my Goodreads account, I’ve read 81 books in 2014, which feels like a fair amount (if it weren’t for that nagging feeling that…

Face Off: Thoughts on “The Joker: Death Of The Family”

Dammit, I tried. I had me a long, honest discussion with myself. I said, “Well, Phil–doesn’t this look good? Haven’t you been intrigued by the New 52 and quite enjoyed Batman Incorporated?” I said, “You’re right, voice. Also, I enjoy spooky. Spooky is good.” So I picked this trade up (I read trades now–my premade…

Come, World: Thoughts On “Sex Criminals, Volume 1”

You know you have a good story on your hands when one of the authors dedicates it to “anyone, anywhere, at literally any time in human history who ever rubbed one out”. Now, I don’t really collect comics like I used to. I used to march my happy ass to the store every Wednesday to collect…

Pray To The Real God: Thoughts On War Brothers

It is my sincerest hope that someday soon the people of Africa’s war-torn nations look back at these troubled times as a bleak speck in the past–a horror that shapes a future that is brighter and fuller each and every day.  Books like Sharon MacKay‘s War Brothers are the artistic tools that the world can…