So I’m getting back into comic books. A brief history of me and comic books: I used to read comics with some frequency, back in the day, by which I mean the 4th or 5th grade up to probably the beginning of high school. I never really read superhero comics, with the exception of the occasional random one from the comic bin in the used book store, or whatever the public library had. I...
So… My grandmother passed away last night. I thought that I should write about her life. Helen Reno, born Helen Centani, was born in Clearfield Pennsylvania to two immigrants from Sicily in 1926. She was the last of 7 children, she had one brother and 5 sisters. She dropped out of high school to marry my grandfather, Paul Reno Sr. She left him in the 50s and took my dad with her because...
awrrex-stein asked: Niiiiick should post up one of his 'Crafts worlds.
GOD OF THUNDER
So I went to see Thor tonight. It was pretty damn good. Probably better than most of the recent superhero movies. General bad-assery abounds. I was actually really surprised, but it did follow the comic pretty reasonably,in terms of the characters, and to a certain extent the world. Of course, there is no such thing a true continuity in the Marvel universe, everything is ret-conned every time...