Monthly Archives: January 2011

Flame Off: Marvel Kills the Human Torch


So Marvel has done it again. I figured it was rather poetic, given the story I have been writing here. Johnny Storm, the Human Torch, is dead- but for how long? He’s been popular enough for nearly 50 years now, … Continue reading

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Afterdeath: Psychoanalysis of Nothing


They call me The Fixer. I get things. Information. Weapons. Whatever is called for. I’m neither good, nor bad. I’m not a hero or a villain. I’m just here, there, wherever I’m needed. I most recently had to acquire bullets. … Continue reading

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Afterdeath: Sidekicking Around


I’m Bullet. Not The Bullet. Not a bullet. Just Bullet. They call me a sidekick, he calls me his partner. These days I’m not sure what I am. I’m not sure what he is either. I watched as he died, … Continue reading

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Afterdeath: Face to Face With Nothing


He falls twenty stories. Bones break, shatter, on the street below. All goes dark. That’s death, he discovers. Darkness. Loneliness. There is no white light to guide. Family and friends are not waiting. Not even a devil waiting with a … Continue reading

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Afterdeath: Bullets for Change


“You need to stop coming here.” He makes his way through the grass to the man staring at a monument. “It’s my grave. They buried me here.” “Right. And now you are back, you are here. That grave is empty. … Continue reading

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Afterdeath: An introduction


In comics, a superhero will die and then, of course, will be brought back to life. I have never read any exploration of what the character would go through being brought back to life. So, I have decided to write … Continue reading

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A Contest for readers…


I love music. Simple as that…and it has a way of seeping into everything I write. So, as a contest, I’m offering up a painting, done by yours truley, of whatever you want. Just be the first to tell me … Continue reading

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