By Greg Pak On a whim, I checked the stats for GregPak.com today to see which posts got the most visits over the past year. The clear winner, by a massive margin: Love Rocket Raccoon? Please consider donating to Bill Mantlo’s ongoing care! This post has been visited 89,101 times in the past 365 days … Continue reading Most visited blog post of the year – Bill Mantlo wins in a blowout!
UPDATE: Mike Mantlo, Bill’s brother, sent along his thanks and this beautiful photo of Bill and Mike’s wife Liz. Your donations absolutely help improve Bill’s quality of life — please read on and keep ’em coming! If you love Rocket Raccoon — or Rom or the Hulk or the Micronauts or Cloak and Dagger or … Continue reading Love Rocket Raccoon? Please consider donating to writer Bill Mantlo’s ongoing care!
By Greg Pak LifeHealthPro’s Bill Coffin has written a tremendously moving article about the great comic book writer Bill Mantlo, who was struck by a hit-and-run driver in 1992 and suffered traumatic brain injury. Please, go read the article, then click the button below to send your donation to Bill’s brother Mike for Bill’s ongoing … Continue reading Read about Bill Mantlo’s tragedy; donate to his ongoing care
“Spacenight: A Tribute to Bill Mantlo” is a benefit event for the storied Marvel writer that takes place at Floating World Comics from 6-10 pm at 20 NW 5th Avenue #101 in Portland, Oregon, on December 6. Organizer Jason Leivian will display (and sell!) over a hundred original images of Mantlo’s classic sci fi hero … Continue reading 2007.12.06 – Bill Mantlo “Spacenight” benefit in Portland, OR
Pakbuzz salutes Floating World Comics, a store in Portland, Oregon, which is hosting a benefit for legendary comics writer Bill Mantlo, who suffered severe head trauma in 1992. Click here for more information.
Bill Mantlo’s MICRONAUTS meant the world to me as a kid and I dedicated my five year HULK run to him in INCREDIBLE HULK #635. Please consider helping his brother out now to help with is care if Bill’s work ever moved you and you have the means.
Well, it’s been a while since I’ve been up ’til 3 am goofing around with web design, so I guess I was due for it. Going to bed now, but wanted to keep track of what I did tonight. I switched my WordPress theme from a modified Codium Extended to a theme called Twenty Twelve. … Continue reading Website redesign update
I’m guessing most comics freelancers mentally whisper “there but for the grace of God” when they hear about the next emergency and see the next GoFundMe go live for another comics veteran. Because even if you have health insurance, any health crisis can escalate to bankruptcy and disaster, especially if you’re a freelancer without paid … Continue reading There but for the grace of God…