Category Archives: Ramblings & Reviews

Appearing in a Comic Strip While Black

Something as innocuous as Hillary and Duncan going to a school dance together in the Sally Forth comic strip seems to be riling up certain readers. With comments like, “…having Hillary going with a black kid to the prom was … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day 2018

In honor of Mother’s Day, here’s a couple cameos done by my Mom that have appeared in the funny papers… This next strip is from June 1, 1997, when I was writing and drawing Flash Gordon. My Mom passed away … Continue reading

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Making Comics – The Assembly Line

I’ve seen the top version posted here and there on social media (don’t know the artist). The bottom version is my variation using my experience working on syndicated comic strips (Flash Gordon/Sally Forth). For Sally Forth I’m the penciller, letterer, … Continue reading

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Jim Gainey – A True Superman

I’m using a copy of the recent Action Comics #1000 cover to pay tribute to the memory of real life Superman, Jim Gainey. Jim died January 11, 2016 at the age of 34 of colorectal cancer. Jim was my cousin Maureen’s son. … Continue reading

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Art vs Artist

Art vs Artist, also known as #ArtVsArtist or #ArtvArtist, is a hashtag used online to showcase an artist’s work as well as a selfie of the artist. The template for the meme features several boxed images with a photograph of … Continue reading

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