Words arranged in interesting ways
The last licks of ice
hang from the evergreens.
A wine-breasted robin
plucks a thorn
from a motherdie
and drops it.
Imagine how peopled
this will be in ten years—
how the alyssums
will bloom between
the sidewalk cracks.
Isn’t it beautiful,
how we struggle?
All the rivers of the world
if we let them.
Between The Night Stalker (1972, 1974-1975) and Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992, 1997-2003) came an occult investigator who switched from being a horror-comic host to a bona fide adventurer, brought together a burgeoning comic universe, and faded too soon. Along the way he rode the growing wave of 70s occultism and vampire fandom, attempted-- awkwardly-- to racially diversify comic books, and fought all manner of things that go bump in the night.
SciFiQuest 3018: A Dystopia for the Rest of Us has ended. Rewards will be announced shortly.
June 4: Aesop's Birthday.
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June 16: Bloomsday.
June 19: Juneteenth.
June 21: Summer solstice (northern hemisphere) and winter solstice (southern hemisphere).
June 28: Tau Day.
June 29: Get ready for Brevity Quest 2018, coming soon to a website near you!
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April 12: Yuri's Night
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April 22: Happy Earth Day, fellow earthlings!
April 24: Happy birthday, Rancid_Pickle!
Get ready for the Science Fiction Quest, coming in May!
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