Reading Comics! Daytripper by Fabio Moon and Gabriel Ba

Daytripper by Fábio Moon and Gabriel Bá, is dang good.  Just missed this when it came out but glad I grabbed a copy of the collected series.  The structure of it is really interesting – -I guess the structure of the story is a bit of a spoiler? but it’s been out since 2011 so I’m not sure it’s a big deal. Every chapter the main … Continue reading Reading Comics! Daytripper by Fabio Moon and Gabriel Ba

10 Years of ACT-I-VATE Comix

Update in 2018:  I haven’t checked back on the site in quite awhile so I have no idea if it was only down for a couple of days or years but hooray, it’s up again and the archives seem to be working well. A little sad to realize ACT-I-VATE Comix is busted.  The website – – is still there but all of the images … Continue reading 10 Years of ACT-I-VATE Comix

The Magicians on SyFy

I hope Lev Grossman is right because The Magicians series is one of my favorite stories and I really really want to like the teevee series.  The pilot is up on Youtube – the series starts on January 25th. Update February 2018: Was this a bookmark post?  Let’s call it a bookmark post.  I’ve watched the first two seasons of The Magicians (the third is … Continue reading The Magicians on SyFy

David Bowie 1947 – 2016

David Robert Jones died yesterday at age 69 — which seems way too young.  I had no idea he was fighting liver cancer (which is reported as the cause of his death).  I wouldn’t say Bowie is my favorite artist ever but you couldn’t help but be impressed by the vitality of his career.  I have favorite songs from all parts of his career but … Continue reading David Bowie 1947 – 2016