Art May Tell a Story, but Art is Not Equal to Story

Photo Credit: mickhagen via Compfight cc (Average Reading Time: 6 mins) An “artist” is something we like to call ourselves. There are a lot of different kinds of artists, both in terms of medium, and in terms of philosophy. Some critics prefer to study creators that are well-versed in the Fine Arts and/or in Literary Theory. […]

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A Little-Known Secret to Telling Better Stories

Photo Credit: Samantha via Compfight cc (Average Reading Time: 7 mins) You want to tell a good story, but you don’t exactly know how to do that. You watch all your favorite shows, all your favorite films, and you wonder just how these guys are able to do it. They make it looks so easy. […]

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Why Starting a Webcomic is Today’s Best Road to Publication

Photo Credit: annkarenina via Compfight cc (Average Reading Time: 12 mins) Are you making comics to earn money, or to gain readers? I think that’s the first question you should ask yourself before you even think about possibly publishing your work. Because there are those out there that take their art and their craft seriously. […]

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The First Step to Writing Better Stories

Photo Credit: jeff.g.moore via Compfight cc (Average Reading Time: 5 mins) If you’re like me, you’re probably wondering if it’s really possible to write a story that the masses will love. After all, the biggest achievement that we artists would like to accomplish is to have millions of followers and readers, isn’t it? The direct […]

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Indie Komiks Review: Minkowski Space Opera, Chapter One

If you aren’t familiar with Hermann Minkowski, it was his notion of space (the Minkowsiki space) in which Einstein’s theory of relativity was formulated. In this mathematical space setting the three ordinary dimensions of space are combined with the one dimension of time in order to form a four-dimensional manifold for representing spacetime. Too difficult […]

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10 Reasons Why You Should Put Your Comics Online TODAY (Part 2 of 2)

(Avg. Reading Time: 6 mins) Photo Credit: Gwenaël Piaser This is Part 2 of our mini-series on why you should put your comics online today! If you haven’t read Part 1 of the mini-series, then click here. In Part we discussed reasons 1-5 of why putting your comics online is beneficial to your current and future […]

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10 Reasons Why You Should Put Your Comics Online TODAY (Part 1 of 2)

(Avg. Reading Time: 6 mins) (Photo Credit: Techy Girl) With the internet growing ever more prominent and necessary in today’s modern world. The question we should all ask ourselves, is how this affects not just comics, but publishing in general. The world is changing, and so is publishing. Back then, the boon of publishing was […]

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How to Attract Potential Readers to Your Booth During Comic Conventions

(AVG. READING TIME: 6 mins.) (Photo Credit: kevin dooley) Comic Conventions are crowded, overly crowded. The venues are often huge and packed that it tends to get somewhat difficult to look for a title that’s new, interesting, and unique. The big problem, then, is how to attract those potential buyers to your booth. This post […]

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