Opinion – Nerdrage goes to far Ben Affleck Death threats over casting for the next Batman/Superman movie #Batfleck

I am Batman by Nick Davis

I am Batman by Nick Davis

What is a fan? It is after all short for fanatic, but what is fanatic…

fanatic [fəˈnætɪk]


1. a person whose enthusiasm or zeal for something is extreme or beyond normal limits
2. Informal a person devoted to a particular hobby or pastime; fan a jazz fanatic

adj a variant of fanatical

As fan’s we are devoted to our hobby be it reading, drawing or creating, but as fan’s we can let ourselves down and over the casting of the next Batman I am ashamed to say it has gone to far. The rant begins after the jump… Continue reading

I want to share with you the joy of art… How hard can that be?

Daisy by Nick Davis

Daisy by Nick Davis

Well… It seems pretty damn hard especially when your attached to a nonchalant Michael’s Store that has no real interest in running classes. I’ll figure this out I didn’t jump all those Grumbacher hoops for nothing. Even if I have to do this out of my own home I will share the joy of art and what it did to help me.

The Royal Birth and if you care it is a Prince!

Catherine, William and Baby CambridgeMonday was an interesting time on twitter and facebook, a good chunk of the social media sphere was alight with the news that Prince William and his wife, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge were heading to St. Mary’s Hospital; and that Catherine was in labor. Continue reading

Opinion – Trying to make sense of the entire Trayvon Zimmerman media storm and my random thoughts

trayvon-zimmermanUnless you’ve been under a rock you could not miss the gripping trial event of the year. The murder trial of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. It has been everywhere with fancy graphics, 24 hour coverage, talking heads and program interrupting news flashes over the last two weeks. It has been sensationalized and pushed to the nth degree all in the Media’s increasingly desperate grasp for ratings… And for this the story of what really happened buried because why let facts get in the way of a good story? Continue reading

So where are we now?

Me and my Kids on Fathers Day

Me and my Kids on Fathers Day

Been a couple of weeks since I last posted to my blog. I’ve used this time to collectively get my breath, write, draw and generally just take a little break from the exhausting Kickstarter campaign that was the Teddy Bear Tales new comic book – Tristan & the Cuddly Defenders. I am also getting ready for a brand new job and what looks like a new chapter in my life. Continue reading