Kids are the best

I’m on a journey (constantly) of self improvement. I love trying to make a difference in others’ lives. It brings me unabashed joy and a sense of purpose (which the day to day grind wears thin.) The last two years I’ve done Career Day presentations at a local elementary school. I adore kids. I don’t […]

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September 23rd, 2016 by Michele Lee

Wild Heart Preview

**Coming Very Soon     The woods smelled perfect, like rain and rich, moist soil, and faintly, underneath the evergreens, like strange werewolf. Michael’s lip curled up in a smile. Two months ago a pack war erupted over the fifty-odd square miles of prime territory where Michael had lived his whole life. Many people, even […]

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September 14th, 2016 by Michele Lee

Teen Titans volume 2: Family Lost by Geoff Johns

With the Titans newly reformed despite the adult heroes’ disapproval the team begins to act less as punishers of evil and more like a support system for a bunch of kids abandoned—or worse—by their parents. If they even have them. The Titans get a mysterious phone call that Rose, the cast off daughter of the […]

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August 2nd, 2016 by Michele Lee

Arrow Season 2.5 by Marc Guggenheim, Keto Shimizu, Brian Ford Sullivan and Joe Bennett

Personally I always find tv and movies more fun when you can tell the creators, actors, and crew are having a lot of fun with it. One of the reasons why Marvel fan culture has been more interesting to me. This book is loads of fun. They took great care to tie it into the […]

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August 1st, 2016 by Michele Lee

Birds of Prey v2 by Chuck Dixon

ISBN: 9781401260958 Still hunting down the sleaze of the world Black Canary (with Oracle at the assist) stumbles into a slave ring with a twist. These slaves are also kidnapped heiresses, business moguls and other member of the One Percent. The scheme is a good one (forced labor and ransom? Score!) Also included in this […]

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July 31st, 2016 by Michele Lee

Birds of Prey volume 1 by Chuck Dixon

ISBN: 9781563894848 In the beginning there was Black Canary and Oracle. One is fresh out of a break up with Green Arrow (that Green Arrow, yes) with a passion for kicking evil butt and a somewhat short attention span. The other is wheelchair-bound, hopeful and determined to find a way to still save the world […]

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July 30th, 2016 by Michele Lee

Hexed: The Harlot and the the Thief volume 1 by Michael Nelson and Dan Mora

Lucifer’s quest to steal and secure the dangerous magical artifacts of the world continues. While stealing a painting with an enchanted frame, she crosses a team employed by the mysterious and powerful Madam Cymbaline. She also tries to save a security guard from a more mundane problem—a heart attack—by trapping him in stasis in the […]

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July 29th, 2016 by Michele Lee

Automatic Culture

Okay so in the continuting gun debate, I see some say “No one needs an (automatic weapon/AR/Bushmaster/gun that shoots lots of bullets fast). I don’t think this argument makes sense either. No one needs a Ferrari when a Ford or Chevy would work just fine. No one needs a PS4 when a deck of cards […]

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June 14th, 2016 by Michele Lee