What I Learned From ElfQuest

People underestimate comic books. As a visual medium, there’s so much that can be conveyed in a few artistic lines that would take pages to explain in a novel. They’re creative, granting a world of freedom for many creators. With the right publisher, a comic book creator can do so much. It’s not just stories; it’s morals, ethics, right versus wrong, good versus bad, and all the beautiful shades of gray between.

My mother introduced comic books as a way of encouraging my brothers and I to read. Children’s books to comic books wasn’t a difficult leap to make. Next thing you know…