Afternoon Snack

Ahh-ee-ahh, say that you remember…


Before we get to anything else, there are only TWO more days to submit a pitch to our latest comic anthology, Going Steady! Read our submission guidelines and GO FOR IT!


Need a little romance inspiration before you submit a pitch? Please enjoy this absolutely ICONIC cosplay by Pome Pal and contributor Ren, and her girlfriend Francy!


You could also take a leaf out of the book of Childless Woman Who Doesn’t Even Have a High-Powered Career, aka, probably most of us??


Here’s a visual treat: the friends of Pome at The Beacon Cinema in Seattle are launching a new anime series, and it is, frankly, mouth-watering. Like, can we eat this trailer??


Only 90’s Kids Will Understand How Old We Felt when Adobe announced that it is cancelling Flash. 🙁


Indie comics pals may be very interested in this informative Twitter thread by Kickstarter’s comics outreach lead on what to do and what NOT to do when launching your crowdfunding campaign.


Speaking of Kickstarters, here are a couple you should throw your money at:


We hope that your Labor Day had 0 labors in it, and that you have a beautiful first week of September.

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Xenomorph from the 1979 film Alien
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Finding My Monsters

My fascination began with the 1979 film Alien. I was six when my parents let me watch it with them one night. The idea of an alien monster, called the Xenomorph in the movie, lurking in the vents of a spaceship was terrifying and invigorating. I wanted to know the Xenomorph’s motives. Why was the crew scared of it? Rewatching the movie as a pre-teen filled in the blanks. The crew feared the unknown, and this alien monster, for me, represented the misunderstood. I associated this monster with how I saw my body: strange, grotesque, and unnatural. It took me until my thirties to confront and reclaim my monsters.

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Afternoon Snack

If you’re still sleepy from the long weekend, we hope this sampling of links will perk you up, with no side effects! Our favorite discovery

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Roadtrip Snacks!

It’s a big national holiday in the US this week, and whether you’re driving across the state, across the street, or simply taking a mental vacation, we’ve got a little treat for you.

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