Author: AaronMW

Click to tweet J. M. DeMatteis shares his journey and inspires creators on Comics Manifest

 

What we do is MAGIC

 

Welcome to Comics Manifest episode 110. After so many interviews with people in the comics industry, I have learned that the path into comics as an artist are pretty simple but what about for the determined comic book writer?

 

And to answer that question I am thrilled to introduce our featured guest today, J. M. DeMatteis. J.M. is a comic book veteran who has written for so many franchises including, Spider-Man, Justice League International, Captain America, Booster Gold, and the list goes on.

 

In this episode J.M. delves into the craft of writing, how he has learned to use his intuitive center while creating, and the magic of writing.

 

Comics Manifest Episode 110 with J. M. DeMatteis

 


 

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Click to tweet: Aaron reviews his first year with Comics Manifest 

 

Comics Manifest Year One

 

Hey Dream Team, welcome to episode 109 and this week marked the one year anniversary of Comics Manifest. In this one I reflect on my experience so far and share with you what I learned, what worked, what didn’t, and whats to come.

 

Thanks for everything dream team and here is to another year of Manifesting.

 


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Stephen McCranie Interview

Space Boy

Face Mite Clip (if you are interested)

Eddie Pittman Interview

Calista Brill Interview

Dean Haspiel Interview

Terry Moore Interview

Jake Parker Interview

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Click to tweet: Simon Roy inspires new creators on Comics Manifest podcast

Expectations

 

They can give you a glimpse of a wonderful future, a future of how things will be once you climb that mountain. But, what happens when you reach the top of the climb and what you see are not those green pastures that you expected but rather another larger more difficult mountain to scale?

 

Expectations can cripple you.

 

Hey Dream Team, welcome to episode 108 of Comics Manifest and today we have a very special guest, award winning cartoonist, Simon Roy.

 

He is the co-creator of the Image Comics series Prophet, creator of the graphic novel Jan’s Atomic Heart, and the comic series Habitat.

 

During this interview Simon and I dive into his experiences in university, art school, breaking into the industry, and how he built his network.

 

It’s an inspiring chat and he shares a lesson I think many of you who are in school currently or thinking about going to school should pay attention to.

 

Comics Manifest episode 108 with award winning cartoonist Simon Roy!


 

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Click to Tweet: James Wright inspires creators on Comics Manifest podcast

 

If only I was prepared…

 

This phrase is linked to an early experience James had on his creative journey, I’m sure if you think about it you’ve experienced something that made you feel the same way. The difference is what James did to take action on that lesson.

 

Hey Dream Team, welcome to episode 107 of Comics Manifest. In this episode we are joined by special guest James Wright. James is a comics book writer and creator of comics including The Geek Zodiac and Nutmeg.

 

In this interview James and I talk about how his love for comics compelled him to travel across the world, how to find collaborators, and he also tells us the piece of advice that Steve Lieber gave him that changed everything.

 

Comics Manifest episode 107 with James Wright!


 

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Click to tweet: Joe Daly inspires creators on Comics Manifest podcast

 

I’m interested in the things that confuse me

 

Hey Dream Team, welcome back to Comics Manifest! Episode 106 is here in full effect with a very special guest, Joe Daly. I’m so excited to have Joe on the podcast, he doesn’t do very many interviews so I’m so happy to bring you this conversation.

 

Joe is an award winning cartoonist from South Africa and the creator of comics including Dungeon Quest, The Red Monkey Double Happiness Book, and Highbone Theater.

 

In this chat we will dive into his journey and what events lead him to finding his passion for storytelling and comics.

 

We also talk about the creation of his latest book Highbone Theater, the aftermath of that giant project, and how to battle burnout.

 

Comics Manifest episode 106 with Joe Daly, Here we go!

 


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  • Working as a night owl
  • How Joe battles burnout
  • The pursuit of what confuses you
  • You can’t choose your successes

 

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