I’ve periodically done guest-blogs for the USA TODAY pop-cultural blog, including two weeks as the main blogger in 2012.
Here are some of my best pieces.
Pop Candy Podcast: Y The Last Man Discussion with Creator Brian K. Vaughan
Weird ’80s Kids’ Flicks
John Hodgman Talks the Legion of Super-Heroes
Great Halloween Specials You Can Watch Online
An Amazing Collection of Classic Movie Ads
Epic Games, The Four Horsemen and Mondo Offer Gift Suggestions
Talking TV with Alan Sepinwall
How DVD Special Features Are Made
GET A LIFE Creator David Mirkin
Collecting Comic Art with “Carter Beats the Devil” Author Glen David Gold
REGULAR SHOW Creator JG Quintel’s Favorite 1980s Memories
ADVENTURE TIME Creator Pendleton Ward on the 1980s
The Writers of TV’s SUPERNATURAL Reveal What Scares Them
How to Write a Comic Book
Turner Classic Movies’ Robert Osborne on His Favorite Holiday FIlms
First Person Videos of Classic (and Discontinued) Amusement Park Rides
I wrote stories that appeared in KaBOOM!’s REGULAR SHOW and ADVENTURE TIME comics, based on the Emmy-winning Cartoon Network series.
Here’s where you can read a preview of my REGULAR SHOW story, “Sombrero World”
Regular Show #3 Preview
Here’s an interview I did for Pop Candy
And an interview I did for my local paper about the story
You can buy an e-copy of the issue for $1.99 here on Comixology.
I also have a backup story that is serialized in ADVENTURE TIME #20 and #21.
Here is issue #20 on Comixology.
And as mentioned elsewhere on the site, I did the one-shot comic THE STARS BELOW, an all-ages story about a pigeon.
It is just 99 cents here on Comixology.
Here is an interview I did about the book.
And a podcast where I talk about it.
Boing Boing Links
I’ve frequently contributed links to Corey Doctorow’s award-winning blog, and occasionally had my own work featured there. Here’s a few links I’ve had on the site, to give an idea of my range of interests:
LOST Writers’ Guide
V.I.N.Cent Robot from THE BLACK HOLE for Sale
Asbestos-Bound First Edition of Ray Bradbury’s FAHRENHEIT 451
Classic Print “The Land of Make Believe” Available Again
Lost Children’s Book SUZUKI BEANE Now Online
Charles Ponstingl’s Comic Strip Carvings
In-Depth Kim Stanley Robinson Interview
Short film of J.G. Ballard’s CRASH
Triangle Business Journal
I’ve worked as a freelancer for the award-winning publication since 2004, doing profiles and news pieces on local business and health issues. While not all of my pieces are online, here are some of my best.
Philip Awadalla’s Malara Research at NCSU
Dr. Timothy Barlow
Blount Street Commons Project
Michael and Laura Brader-Araje
Burroughs Wellcome Fund
Construction at NCSU and UNC
Costs of Cancer Care
Duke ALS Clinic
Engineering Jobs for Recent College Graduates in the Triangle
David Goldstein, Duke Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy
Increased Stress Health Concerns for Women
Larry D. Keith of UNC Profile
Scott MacLeod of Skanska Profile
International Partnerships at NCSU, Duke and UNC
Paul Nagy, Duke University Medical Center
Maura Silverman, WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Martin Tornai, Duke University Medical Center
Wake County Public-Private School Partnerships
David Yoder, UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine