Category Archives: all ages comics


As I mentioned before, I have a habit of talking about my books. Sales calls are an especially good time to launch into a long discussion of my books. “So you’d like to talk to me about buying Comcast’s digital … Continue reading

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The stuff of science fiction.

Technology changes fast these days. In fact, it changes so fast that a device in my science fiction graphic novel, Earthling! went from sci-fi to commonplace between the time I wrote the first draft and the books release. I wrote … Continue reading

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Introducing Good Dog Publishing!

At long last the Cave Bear and Duck read-to-me comic book is due in Apple’s App store for the iPad shortly – for FREE! What exactly is it? It’s an all ages appropriate funny animal comic book presented with finger … Continue reading

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A couple hundred pages.

I originally started this posting off with quotes about writing and rewriting. Then I rewrote it. Enough said. As I have been working on the revised draft of Earthling! I have also been doing some quick thumbnails of pages to see how … Continue reading

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Graphic Novel!

The contract is finally done and I can talk about a project I am really excited about. I will be doing a graphic novel with Chronicle Books! Don’t hold your breath…it’s due out is 2011. So I have some time … Continue reading

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Alien school bus

  Saturday must be Old Art Saturday. As I can’t show you the stuff I am working on right now (but I will be able to shortly) I decided to post an older piece. This is work from a graphic … Continue reading

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Cave Bear and Duck

In the mid-1960’s I developed a comic book, comic-duo called Cave Bear and Duck. OK. It wasn’t the 1960’s, but it was way back in the 2004’s. In like March. It was a different time. Movie tickets cost $8.50 and … Continue reading

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