"I just organized a meet-up for fans of my favorite webcomic, Homestuck." "Do you have any interest in writing comics?" "My sister and I have tossed around a few ideas." "What’s one of your ideas?" "What if Spiderman…. went to Comic Con?"
Banish the thought that graphic novels are but a half step into the world of reading. They combine the rhythms and the depth of the written word with the immediacy and drama of images. This asks the reader to tap into two different sides of their imagination at once as they comprehend the characters’ journeys. It opens the mind to all kinds of possibilities and different experiences – and after all, isn’t that what reading is all about?