Month: December 2014

Friend Files #2 – Tyler Gaylord

Friend Files is a new feature I’ve added to Away With Words, this being just the second installment. I will be interviewing a friend of mine and showcasing why they are a friend to me and what I like about them, and also a mini-interview (five questions) that detail what they think of me. It’s ...

Friend Files #1 – Rick Parker

Friend Files is a new feature I’m adding to Away With Words, hopefully at least once every week. I will be interviewing a friend of mine and showcasing why they are a friend to me and what I like about them, and also a mini-interview (five questions) that detail what they think of me. It’s ...

How To Fix Batman

I have loved comic books ever since I was three years old. My favorite character has always been Spider-Man from Marvel Comics (though his character could stand to be fixed as well) but one of my other favorite characters for a long time was always Batman from DC Comics. I loved Batman for a lot ...

With All Due Respect, Mr. Harris, Mrs. Dorman, Mr. Broderick – You’re Wrong.

There has been a point of contention recently between professional comic book artists (and their spouses) and the cosplay community. This is strange and troubling because not only do these professionals and other naysayers have the wrong idea about how cosplay artists work and function within a comic book convention, but also – these professionals ...