Wired on H.G. Wells (and THE BROADCAST)

September 21, 2010 by  
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Wired put a piece on their website today in honor of H.G. Wells birthday and we were mentioned. It’s a nice little article, not only showcasing some of Wells’ most beloved work but the books, movies and television series that his work has influenced. While this isn’t a feature on our book by any means, […]

THE BROADCAST: Cast of Characters

August 4, 2010 by  
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Putting the book together has been a lot of fun because it’s given me a chance to look through some of the early material that was created in the project’s development. For Noel, the first step was to develop a look for each of the characters. The “behind-the-scenes” material in the book will give everyone […]

Francavilla’s Orson Welles

July 6, 2010 by  
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It’s been three long years since I commissioned Francesco Francavilla to illustrate a cover for THE BROADCAST. Three years!! That’s a long time, especially in comics. They’ve two Harry Potter movies in that time, I think. I’m sure Francesco reached a point where he assumed it wasn’t going to come out. Part of me thinks […]

One Million Words

July 1, 2010 by  
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There’s an old saying that every writer has a million bad words in them, and that the only way you can become a decent writer is to get through those first million words as fast as you possibly can. Now, I can’t say for sure if I’ve written a million words. I think the chances […]