On Centering and Afrofuturism

This is really raw and off the dome. I’m going to act like the new kid at the open mic night and ask y’all to bear with me. I couldn’t wade into that Afrofuturism discussion started by Nnedi Okorafor yesterday because my day was just full of all sorts of meatspace responsibilities that I couldn’t…

I’m not dead

Nor have I been recruited into a clandestine organization of super-spies. For the past few weeks, I’ve had technical difficulties of the “spilled hot liquid all over my computer” variety, but I’m working on that. I’ve also started a new job which serves to eat up a bunch of the time that I normally used…

Genius for You

Originally posted on Highly Textured Librarian:
Have you seen all the activity on the #BlackComicsMonth hashtag on Twitter? You should probably check it out if you haven’t so the rest of what I’m going to say makes sense. Or I could give you a quick summary:The hashtag was started by @MizCaramelVixen to celebrate Black comic book…

New Comics|Kid Code: Channel Zero

Kid Code: Channel Zero Issue: First Senses Shattering Issue! Release Date: Available Now Credits: John Jennings, Stacey Robinson, & Damien Duffy Price: $1.99 Digital Download at IndyPlanet You know, it makes sense that a genre-bending, convention-defying title like Kid Code: Channel Zero would come from Rosarium Publishing, the folks that gave us the Mothership anthology. Here’s the official…