Well, there's another short story off to meet its fortunes. I'm channeling Asimov - only I'm not nineteen, this isn't the pulp era, and I'm not a supergenius. Maybe I should try harder. It just seems to me that I spend entirely too little time writing, and yet I still manage to roll out material … Continue reading It’s Away!
Party's over - back to work. Way behind now. Here's a summary of May 1969 as it happened in the Marvel universe: The Shocker reappears and goes after the Lifeline Tablet, which is being held by Captain Stacy. Spiderman battles Shocker and defeats him again, but is unable to locate the tablet. HYDRA stages a … Continue reading Marvel Project – May 1969
As I predicted, some small amount of difficulty asserts itself in my quest. As I get closer to the 1970 mark and the Silver Age of Marvel draws to a close, my source material begins to dry up in some places. As of Daredevil #51, the digital versions disappear, so I have been forced to … Continue reading Marvel Project – April 1969
Summary of the Marvel continuity as it happened, March 1969: The Kingpin escapes police custody and evades Spider-Man after J. Jonah Jameson interferes. Angry at the interference, Spidey threatens J.J.J. and scares him unconscious, before fleeing the scene - no closer to clearing his name now that he's been seen threatening Jameson. HYDRA goes after … Continue reading Marvel Project – March 1969
Here's a summary of Marvel happenings in January 1969: Using a riot at Empire State University as cover, the Kingpin and his men go after a prehistoric tablet. Spider-Man happens to be on the scene and attempts to prevent the theft while protecting the students. Captain America tells his origin story to Nick Fury, explaining … Continue reading Marvel Project – January 1969
Another month down. Almost into the 70s! Here's what happened in the Marvel universe in December of 1968: After battling through Mysterio's tricks, Spider-Man discovers that he's not been miniaturized after all. Tracking the villain down to his hideout, Spidey defeats him again. Captain America is enlisted to save his love interest Sharon Carter, who … Continue reading Marvel Project – December 1968
It is my intention to redecorate my office soon, likely this weekend, so that's why I've been taking pictures. This is my dry-erase board, which I never use to write stuff on. It's convenient that it is magnetic. Those frames are from Marvel comics, clockwise starting with the top left: Sub-Mariner and Daredevil, The Thing, … Continue reading The Office #2