Rest in Power King

I pretty much said everything I could about Chadwick Boseman‘s unexpected passing yesterday in my piece for Black Sci-Fi.com. I’ve spent the last two days rewatching his Marvel movies, his full costume intro in Civil War is a classic chase scene, the Battle of Wakanda in Infinity War hurt that much more when he faded…

Adobe Creative Challenge Mission: Space

Adobe Creative Challenge Mission: Space A collection of my work from the Adobe Illustrator Daily Creative Challenge, a two-week webinar to build Adobe Illustrator skills with 9 exercises that are fun and engaging. From May 11 – May 22, this series of challenges was lead by instructor Andrew Hochradel aka HochDotCo and had an Outer…

Staying Creative in the Corona Times

In these staycation days for two weeks, Monday through Friday, I was able to stream Adobe expert Paul Trani’s nine 30-minute lessons/challenge for the Adobe Illustrator Daily Creative Challenge. While I’ve used Illustrator for some time, of late I’ve mostly just used it to clean up projects that I started in Adobe Draw, so to…

New Avatar, Engage

My latest freelance gig, an interview with the Black Tribbles for StarTrek.com has prompted me to update my avatar for my different social media sites. I used Adobe Draw to updated my previous avatar to now reflect my Starfleet persona. And as you enjoy your Halloween, please click here for the Black Tribbles interview. 

Closing out 2019

With all the events I’ve been covering I have neglected updating this site, and with 2019 almost over I made the decision to give the site a new look along with updating my writings. And don’t worry I’m still drawing, but for now, check out the articles I’ve posted this year at Writings on the…

Year in Geek 2018

From comics to books to live podcast tapings, this was my year in Geekdom. 2018 was crazy for being a geek and here are the highlights of various events I attended, participated in or covered for different media sites, as well as some of my digital drawings. Lots of fun and I look forward to…

The Ten Con Commandments – Remix

Back in 2015 I wrote a post called “It’s the Ten Con Commandments” where I laid out the important things con goers should have in order to make it all the way through New York Comic Con. And now I’m back to update/reaffirm these commandments, cue Biggie’s Ten Crack Commandments – Star Wars remix, if…

Book Drops Next Week

Last year as I was freelancing, temping, taking an evening computer class and planning a wedding, I squeezed in writing a joke book for Random House. My former DC Comics co-worker gave me a call asked if I was interested, and at first I thought there was no way I could do this. And then…