Some Thoughts After Seeing The Eternals

As this is the latest film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and it was only released a few days ago, I'm gonna keep this as spoiler-free as possible. But if you haven't seen The Eternals and want to go into it knowing as little as possible, you may turn back now. It should come as … Continue reading Some Thoughts After Seeing The Eternals

Why Don’t Superheroes Stay Dead?

Earlier today, as a part of this month's A to Z Challenge, I wrote a post about Doomsday, the creature/being that killed Superman in the now classic Death of Superman storyline of the early 1990s. In response to that post, our blogging friend T asked why people always die and come back to life in … Continue reading Why Don’t Superheroes Stay Dead?

Wizard

This week, our Sunday Scribblings prompt is Wizard. If you decide to write a post based on this week’s prompt, be sure to go back here and share your link so everyone can see how you interpreted things! Here’s what I did with it… Raise your hand if you remember Wizard, the magazine that mostly focused on what … Continue reading Wizard

After Seeing Shazam!

Have you guys seen this yet? The trailers made it out to be a fun movie. And it delivered. But I really don't want to talk about that. I mean, yeah, it was fun and I enjoyed the heck out of watching it. I loved the references to other DC superheroes and the story played … Continue reading After Seeing Shazam!

Top 10 Superman Stories

I'm a big Superman fan. Have been all my life. If you're just now discovering this about me, welcome to The Confusing Middle. This must be your first time here. And there are top 10 lists for everything everywhere on the internet. I'm sure that someone somewhere out there has compiled other top 10 Superman story … Continue reading Top 10 Superman Stories

Lois Lane

I think it's safe to say that I've always liked the character of Lois Lane. In fact, she may be the only fictional character that I've consistently had a crush on for most of my lifetime. You can keep your Wonder Women, your Supergirls, your Catwomen... Maybe that can be chalked up to a mostly … Continue reading Lois Lane

After Seeing Wonder Woman Again

I didn't mean for this to be a two part review. But part one turned into a defense of DC movies in general. I warned about spoilers yesterday, but then I don't think I gave anything away. So those spoiler warnings carry over to this post. Also, you are warned that I am an unapologetic … Continue reading After Seeing Wonder Woman Again

The Death and Life of Superman

Title: The Death and Life of Superman Author: Roger Stern Published: 1993 We're all aware that DC Comics killed Superman back in the early 90's, right? In fact, it wasn't that long ago that I wrote about the original comic book storyline. Well, this book is a pretty exhaustive novelization of that comic book storyline. … Continue reading The Death and Life of Superman

Life Story: Chapter Fifty Six

Welcome to a series of stories that basically make up my autobiography. It’s not entirely thorough, but I’ll do the best I can with the memories locked away inside my head. Could be therapeutic for me. Could be humorous for you. Either way, enjoy… Previously on Life Story... I took Advanced Photography as an elective … Continue reading Life Story: Chapter Fifty Six

Day Twenty

A Hobby of Mine This is a tough one for me these days. I don't really have much of a hobby in the traditional sense anymore. For the majority of my years, I could say that my hobby was collecting comic books. But I'm not doing that anymore. I don't even have any of the … Continue reading Day Twenty