The 1st story I had published in comic book form was a 9 page sample that my inking buddy,Rich Rankin and i sent out to several companies back in '83.
The short story was called GAUNTLET and featured a character we created running thru a -yes-gauntlet.
Our premise was that this was a sort of Jon Carter on Mars situation-Earth man transported to an alien universe and becomes a hero to the locals.
Using that basic idea we did a story that really had no start or finish-it felt more like the middle of a story-but we were just showing our storytelling abilities-such as they were.
Comico Comics placed our non story in their new talent showcase COMIC PRIMER-and from that humble beginning my career was born.
Recently,Gerry Giovinco and Bill Cucinotta-two of the original publishers from Comico started a new website- CO2 Comics - to showcase talents old and new-some of the material is from those golden days-and they asked if they could use our story.
Please forgive the virtually amateur level artwork and scripting,my friends as i direct you to the...
Tuesday, June 23, 2009
The infamous BLACK FOREST documentary (by Jeremy Carr) is now on You Tube (click image above)
Featuring Robert Tinnell,Todd Livingston,Mike Oeming,Mark Wheatley and yours truly-showing the step by step (well,edited down to 9 minutes) process.
Friday, June 19, 2009
Thursday, June 4, 2009
I can't believe it-it doesn't seem possible-and talk of suicide? i hope that's not the case-after all that man went thru (David Carradine's autobiogs are fascinating reading) it seems so out of character...it's a damn shame.