Ron Marz


Articles By Ron Marz

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Shelf Life - 2/04

Thu, February 4th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Ande Parks is essentially staying at Hogwarts castle, and Ron Marz finds out how a Midwestern writer/artist wound up living like a king in England.

Shelf Life - 1/21

Thu, January 21st, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Is the Force still with you if your stories are no longer canon? Ron Marz examines what does & doesn't "count" when it comes to Star Wars continuity.

Shelf Life - 1/07

Thu, January 7th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz talks to rookie writer Phillip Kennedy Johnson about his path to breaking in with his new BOOM! series "Last Sons of America."

Shelf Life - 12/18

Fri, December 18th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz writes about this week's "The Protectors" from Athlitacomics, and his experience translating comic pages into Madefire's Motion Books app.

Shelf Life - 12/03

Thu, December 3rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz pages through the recent "Cosmic Powers" trade paperback, collecting Thanos-centric stories he wrote more than twenty years ago.

Shelf Life - 11/11

Wed, November 11th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

In a special Veterans Day column, Ron Marz shares a very personal comic story about his father, a decorated war veteran.

Shelf Life - 10/15

Thu, October 15th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Comics were once were verboten in libraries, but some branches are now putting on their own comic conventions. Ron Marz talks to two librarians about the trend.

Shelf Life - 10/01

Thu, October 1st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz has signed a lot of autographs over his career. This week, he wrestles with the notion of creators charging for their signatures at conventions.

Shelf Life - 9/11

Fri, September 11th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

This week, Ron Marz reviews the current state of comic reviews, and suggests some needed improvements to raise the level of sequential discourse.

Shelf Life - 8/27

Thu, August 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz touches the roots of his writing inspiration by visiting an Edgar Rice Burroughs fan gathering, and asks for your help with big cat conservation.

Shelf Life - 8/13

Thu, August 13th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz has been working at home nearly all of his writing career. This week, he shares lessons learned about making "work at home" work for you.

Shelf Life - 7/30

Thu, July 30th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz writes about his recent tour of Pixar Animation Studios, and the huge injection of inspiration he received thanks to his visit.

Shelf Life - 7/02

Thu, July 2nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz avoided co-writing for most of his career, but two recent project have him rethinking his views on sharing the credits box.

Shelf Life - 5/28

Thu, May 28th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz continues a look at his personal sketchbook, with art by comics stars including John Romita Sr., Dan Jurgens, Ron Lim, Phil Hester and Stjepan Sejic.

Shelf Life - 5/21

Thu, May 21st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

This week and next, Ron Marz opens up his personal sketchbook, exclusively showing off art that friends have created over his career.

Shelf Life - 4/30

Thu, April 30th, 2015 | Category:

Ron Marz likens a career to links in a chain, tracing a current project's connections back two decades to a football game, then gives advice on forging your own chain.

Shelf Life - 4/16

Thu, April 16th, 2015 | Category:

Ron Marz writes about the unexpected passing of his friend and longtime Marvel artist Herb Trimpe, and makes a plea for comics to do a better job of honoring its elders.

Shelf Life - 4/02

Thu, April 2nd, 2015 | Category:

As DC Comics winds up its time in New York City and heads west, Ron Marz recalls his time spent at the offices, and the people who made it feel like home.

Shelf Life - 3/26

Thu, March 26th, 2015 | Category:

How much research is too much for your writing? How much is too little? Ron Marz brings his years of writing experience to bear on the question.

Shelf Life - 3/05

Thu, March 5th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Ron Marz dips into his trove of CrossGen tales to spin a few more yarns of the late, lamented publisher, and show off some lost art.