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Creating Culture

Posted by Gabrielle Gniewek on February 23, 2011, 10:54 am

I once took a class that discussed culture – our effect on it, its effect on us, and the responsibilities we have toward it. We discussed in great length how before you can create content, you have to consume and foster content.

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Waiting Is The Worst

Posted by Gabrielle Gniewek on February 14, 2011, 3:47 pm

Once I finished my steampunk script about two weeks ago, I immediately began work on the manga that will be distributed at World Youth Day in Madrid this year! It’s a short graphic novel about Pope Benedict XVI – in particular, his election and what he does on a daily basis...

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Writing it TRUE

Posted by Matt Salisbury on February 11, 2011, 4:00 pm

The PAUL books aren't a word-for-word retelling of Acts; we have Acts for that.  The manga we create are a shared product of my imagination, Sean's, and yours.  They are fictional re-tellings.

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Take one Down, Pass it Around…

Posted by Marta Mary Connolly on February 06, 2011, 11:57 pm

There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.  - Ernest Hemingway

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Life Sucks, Then You Write

Posted by Gabrielle Gniewek on February 05, 2011, 3:07 pm

I finally completed the script last Wednesday night at the somewhat reasonable hour of 12:10 AM. Now I’m just going through post-script separation-anxiety. After having my eyes fixated to a computer screen for almost an entire week, all this free time comes as quite a shock...

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Adaptations are delicate, sticky, and more than likely going to irritate some…

Posted by Marta Mary Connolly on February 02, 2011, 10:15 am

Think of the famous Lord of the Rings adaptation. Millions of fans loved them! But some, with an irritatingly impressive knowledge of the books, nitpicked the whole thing through. Yes, Arwen’s character was portrayed differently on screen, but that doesn’t nullify the marvelous commentary on Love and Evil, Pride and Grace that showed millions of viewers the importance of undertaking a vocation, for better or for worse, and seeing it through for the need of others, despite your own desires.

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