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Friday, March 27, 2009

Write Club: Episode 4- "The Quest for Peace"

Tim and Kurt discuss some ways and resources to help you get your writing published, and how to make some money writing.

Also, comics and Warren Ellis. Again.

Intro song: "Little Weapon" Lupe Fiasco

Outro song "Stop Talking About Comic Books or I'll Kill You" Ookla The Mok

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Also, give Kurt some money, and is niche pronounced neesh, or nitch? I never know.

Monday, March 23, 2009

Write Club: Episode 3- "Comics As Community"

Write Club: Episode 3- "Comics As Community"

We discuss the comic book community, networking, message boards/forums, Twitter, and what comics to read in a Post-Watchmen world.

Intro song: "Bunk, Trunk, Skunk" Be Your Own Pet
Outro song "Stop Talking About Comic Books or I'll Kill You" Ookla The Mok

Here are the 20 Graphic Novels you should read. Post-Watchmen, or whatever.

Forums:
TenTon (Write Club Pick!)
Jinx World
Millar World (Kurts Pick!)
Marvel
DC
Whitechapel (Tims Pick!)

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Write Club: Episode 2- "Watchmen, Webcomics, Writing"

Kurt and Tim talk about the new movie "The Watchmen," the various states of comics on the web and in culture, and how they approach writing.

Intro clip from 'Comic Book Confidential'

Intro song "Desolation Row" My Chemical Romance

Outro song "Stop Talking About Comic Books or I'll Kill You" Ookla The Mok

Write Club: Episode 1, part 3- "Quis custodiet ipsos Write Club?"

Last part of the "pilot" episode.

Tim and Kurt identify with characters from the Doom Patrol, Kurt has more con stories, Tim lays it all down about "The Watchmen," and what MoCCA may or may not smell like.

Intro clip from The Watchmen Motion Comic issue #6.

Intro song "Pirate Jenny" by Nina Simone.

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Write Club: Episode 1, part 2- "Leprolobicus"

The discussion continues.

Early adventures in comic making, Kurt is an open wound, Tim compares "The Call of Cthulhu" to the Cuban Missle Crisis, and we discuss our influences.

Intro song: "Entertain" Sleater-Kinney

"How to Become a Famous Writer Before You're Dead: Your Words in Print and Your Name in Lights" is by Ariel Gore.

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Write Club: Episode 1, part 1- "We Got The Best Comics in Town."

Wherein we discuss Warren Ellis, Ed Brubaker, Marvel 2099, DC RPGing, all things Daredevil, and how Tim stiffed Kurt a comicbook.

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"It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Fish-Men" Music by Meredith Wilson Lyrics by Andrew Leman

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