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The Middle Ground #89 | Only Love Can Break Your Heart

Comics, as everyone is fond of saying as they quote Jack Kirby, will break your heart. It’s true; you don’t have to look far to find something truly depressing about the industry – not the medium, never the medium, which is as fine as any and better than many – that just makes you want to shake your head in mild despair, whether its creators having little control over their work or receiving little to no reward from their publishers even as their creations appear in much-hyped movie trailers filling up the internet conversations. But what truly broke my heart recently was looking at the sales figures of indie books in the Diamond sales chart. Continue Reading »

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