Comparing V and the Watchmen movies with Moore’s originals

I’ll not lie: my appreciation of Alan Moore’s work is recent. Say, circa 2010 – that was the year I moved from a 350 MB-per-month 3G connection to something that could actually let me search for things other than study notes and bitmaps of WWE Divas. That was the year I purchased a DVD drive… Read more Comparing V and the Watchmen movies with Moore’s originals

Iterative cover design: how my friends and readers guide the visuals

I have a confession to make: I design my own book covers, and they are, from reader feedback, pretty good. Nothing that will win design awards, but functional stuff that works, like this: But I’m not a designer. I cut my teeth as a writer, as a blogger and tech journalist, and now as a… Read more Iterative cover design: how my friends and readers guide the visuals