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Writer Matt Sturges (Jack of Fables, House of Mystery) tells us about his hilarious new fantasy comedy "Public Relations", as well as why he likes to tell strong Princess stories in titles such as "Fairest" and "Damsels", and indulges Wendi in her love of talking about "Skyfall".

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Category:literature -- posted at: 3:23am CDT

In the first part of this episode, Wendi talks to Ashley Eckstein- voice of Ahsoka Tano on "Clone Wars" and creator of the "Her Universe" clothing line. Ashley is an inspiring entrepeneur and devoted Star Wars fan who saw a need and how to fill it, as well as being vivacious and fun!

In the second part, she is joined again by Megan Byrd (Comic Book Candy blog) and Lauren Burke (writer- PI Jane, Womanthology) as they discuss the best things to give and make for your loved ones this season. 

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Lauren Burke's webcomic, PI Jane

Direct download: DPS31_xmas.mp3
Category:literature -- posted at: 4:55pm CDT

Marvel letterer Joe Caramagna pops in for a quick chat to talk about the "Further Adventures of Wyatt Earp", reminisce about Joe Kubert and listen to Wendi sing the theme song for an obscure new Jersey theme park!

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Direct download: DPS30_JC2.mp3
Category:literature -- posted at: 4:50pm CDT

Ken "The Ledkilla" Lashley is known for many things- DC cover artist, Emmy nominee and Star Wars design artist to name a few. He's just a really funny guy to have a conversation with and he can draw on a car with a Sharpie for days. So join us as we talk about seeing your art on bedding, sports documentaries and IG-88's action pose!

Direct download: DPS29_lashley.mp3
Category:literature -- posted at: 8:28am CDT

This episode is among the most sincere talks I've ever had about the importance of friendship and the comic community. Jon Westhoff is a writer for King Bone Press, a fellow drummer and an all around hard worker. So get ready for plenty of drum talk as Jon tells us about Bandthology2, the World's Strongest Mailman and so much more!

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Direct download: DPS28_antidrummer.mp3
Category:literature -- posted at: 11:05am CDT

Our dear friend Sampsa Granstrom comes back to tell us why Halloween is best celebrated in the sauna, as well as take apart some of the best horror and monster titles we've ever read!

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Direct download: DPS27_halloween.mp3
Category:literature -- posted at: 7:56pm CDT

Batman Inc. artist Chris Burnham lets us know all the details on how MorrisonCon went, talk about weird body modifications, as well as what it feels like to be so admired other people use your face as their twitter icon!

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Direct download: DPS26_Burnham.mp3
Category:literature -- posted at: 9:22am CDT

First up, artist Steve Howard comes on to tell us about Women of Wonder day- an auction to benefit women's shelters and charities. Then Wendi sits down with film critic David Fowlie, of the Reel Talk podcast, to discuss James Bond, the year in comic movies and why 1982 was the greatest year for movies ever!

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Category:pop culture -- posted at: 3:41pm CDT

Wendi sits down with the writer of one of her favorites- Brandon Graham of "Prophet". He opens up about how he changed a flagship Image title into one of the most innovative books on the market. He also shares about the upcoming "Multiple Warheads" series, the joy of writing puns and we talk Adventure Time!

Direct download: DPS24_Graham.mp3
Category:literature -- posted at: 12:11pm CDT

It's the return of everyone's favorite Mostly Mellow Finn as Sampsa Granstrom drops by to spoil some Danger Club, Captain Marvel and Punk Rock Jesus! Guess which book Wendi hated!

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Direct download: DPS23_sampsa3.mp3
Category:literature -- posted at: 9:12pm CDT