The Kakos Universe

By Wednesday, February 15, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

I'm not convinced it is the worst universe, but it is a bad one. One theory about the "Alternative Facts" the Trump Administration has been stating is that they are, in fact, from another universe. The Mandela Effect made manifest. Fringe finally fact. So let's go with that. I'm trying to pull together clues about ...

Ginger Shitake Soup

By Monday, October 3, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

Food is creative, right? https://www.instagram.com/p/BLCk1TaDkSL/ I posted the above soup on my instagram as I have been fighting off a cold all weekend, and since Lan and I roasted a chicken, we made stock we figured we should use right away. We riffed off of a recipe they had, and tweaked it as needed. Ingredients Ginger/Garlic Stock (or Broth) 1 ...

Sure, Give ’em a Call.

By Tuesday, July 12, 2016 0 Permalink 0

The weird, angry saga that has been the internet reaction to the new version of Ghostbusters has been largely inescapable, with fans taking sides in a strange battle that has whipped together nostalgia, sexism, and the frustrations of fans who suffered through endless hopes of a return of the franchise only to have it finally ...

Artists

By Sunday, June 19, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

I've been sitting on this for a while, but my Zenith Comics partner Andrew linked to this piece from last year a while ago about the perception of writer vs artist in the indie comics scene. My thoughts are very similar, especially at the entry level.  At the ground floor, the road is far easier for the artist ...

How Quickly Things Change

By Tuesday, January 19, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

And just like that, the FASERIP experiment is no more and we are off to another system. There is always the tension between bringing something out that is your personal vision and bringing something out that reflects what the market expects.  It looks like we've decided to go with the former and bash out something close ...