Thunder Punch Daily 132 – Knitting Scenes Together

July 6, 2011 by  
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I was asked an interesting question in my Comic Book Academy class about how to figure out an order or sequence of scenes for a comics story. Today I share the answer I gave in class. Mentioned in this episode: Thunder Punch Daily 06 – Argue for Your Theme Thunder Punch Daily 131 – Other […]

Thunder Punch Daily 114 – Emotional Honesty

April 26, 2011 by  
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Today I share some thoughts inspired by a conversation I had with Dan Mishkin about writing characters and keeping their emotional arcs “honest”. Believe it or not, I manage to tie my points into a common argument amongst cartoonists over “how much is too much backstory?” Subscribe through iTunes RSS (thunderpunchdaily): Play in new […]

Thunder Punch Daily 08 – The Chase

March 11, 2010 by  
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The Chase is a terrific go-to option when trying to get the ball rolling with your story. In today’s episode I describe how I’ve used it as a means to quickly introduce readers to characters, and how one can use it as a microcosm of an overall thematic exploration of your characters. Subscribe through iTunes […]