In my last Writing Without Fear I showed you all the treatment I wrote for Teenage Witch Comic – Spooky Abigail. That was largely a tribute post about the sad death of Sir Terry Pratchett, showing how I learned to embrace the absurdness of my humor and how I try to translate it into my writing. To continue on this theme of writing without fear, I want to share with you the the full Synopsis I wrote for the first issue of Spooky Abigail, and then sent to the books artist Veronica Smith. Continue reading →
Spooky Abigail – A Teenage Witch In Training (T)WIT)
Yesterday we learned that Sir Terry Pratchett had died, a unique and much favored author of fantasy, sci-fi and I guess with Dodger historical fiction. Within my eulogy I had vowed to start, or more correctly keep writing without fear and I want to share with you my first leap of faith. I had been contacted last year by PRM Comics to write a treatment for their newest creation Spooky Abigail, a teenage witch with a rat without a cat, she lived in a peculiar fantasy world and the book needed some direction. So I stepped up, writing a treatment about the world and the script for the first Spooky Abigail book. You can read it below after the Jump. Continue reading →
Here is preview of page three of the Spooky Abigail Comic Book Project is still in full swing, the first book is still under production and is being colored. Learn more about Spooky Abigail, not quite the worst witch yet book click here.
Written by Nick Davis Art/Color by Veronica Smith Inked/Letterers by Paul Michael Published by PRM Comics
Who is Spooky Abigail?
This all-ages comic book follows the misadventures of Spooky Abigail a Witch in Training (WiT) at MacGiven’s Academy for Magical Beings in the mysterious and fantastical land of Notorious Odly, Not (NoN) that smells slightly like onions (the Leak is a national export).
Spooky Abigail issue one introduces this new world and we get to know Spooky the only Witch in the school who wears glasses and her best friend Bella the Weregirl. We also meet the Mean Girl Coven led by Millicent Chauderon – who constantly picks on Spooky, and we delve into the secrets of the Forbidden Library.
All this sets up Spooky’s first adventure, and you are invited to start this journey, to buy this comic visit the Spooky Abigail website by clicking here.
Remember Spooky Abigail? It is the all-ages comic book I was recruited by PRM Comics to write for, I posted a preview of some of the pages a couple of months ago. Well, the first book has been released as a Limited Edition Black and White preview, which will prelude the full-color release in a few months. I think this book will be a great collectors item. Continue reading →