Month: October 2015

Rob Charpentier 1960-2014

Robert Charpentier (1960-2014)

Rob passed away a year ago this past Saturday.

He was my comics guy for the better part of a decade. He was the reason I travelled an hour in to his store every week for a year. It’s because of him that I became a comics guy. In a lot of ways, the guy who called himself “The Man Who Did Nothing” changed my life.

For comics fans, there are few relationships more intimate than your comics guy. As a former comics guy myself, you learn a lot about a person by what they read. You learn to anticipate what they will buy, and you find commonalities to talk about. Continue Reading

The Joker says "It's all part of the plan".

It’s All Part of the Plan

I am doing a number of different things right now, and from the outside looking in, it probably looks like too much stuff, with none of it connected.

That’s not the case though, see…it’s all part of the plan.

Here are the things I have on the go right now. Continue Reading