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Devourer of Words 038: Get Ready for the Pitch

Posted on May. 17, 2016

Marc Bernardin offers solid advice for writers hoping to pitch projects to publishers at Comic-Con International in July!

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Devourer of Words 037: Back in the Mailbag

Posted on Apr. 19, 2016

Marc Bernardin visits his mailbag to answer questions sent in by readers!

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Devourer of Words 036: Reboot Camp

Posted on Mar. 15, 2016

Marc Bernardin talks about reboots and how to do them the right way.

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Devourer of Words 035: The Commitments

Posted on Feb. 16, 2016

In the wake of the Deadpool movie juggernaut, Mark Bernardin talks about the most important word for any creator: Commitment.

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Devourer of Words 034: Legacy

Posted on Jan. 19, 2016

Marc Bernardin talks about whether or not writers should be concerned with the lasting legacy of their work.

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Devourer of Words 033: A Writer’s Resolutions

Posted on Dec. 15, 2015

Marc Bernardin returns with some great advice for writers for the New Year!

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Devourer of Words 032: Query as Folk

Posted on Oct. 20, 2015

Marc Bernardin dips into his Twitter mailbag to answer your questions!

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Devourer of Words 031: Choosing Whom to Write For

Posted on Sep. 15, 2015

Marc Bernardin offers writers advice on how to pick the best route: Creator-owned or work-for-hire.

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Devourer of Words 030: Jumping off the Cliff

Posted on Aug. 18, 2015

Marc Bernardin talks about stories not ready to tell ... and when you should tell them!

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Devourer of Words 029: Comic-Con Memories

Posted on Jun. 16, 2015

Marc Bernardin writes about his own Comic-Con memories, including one year that changed his life.

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Devourer of Words 028: Vision and Compromise

Posted on May. 19, 2015

Marc Bernardin gives advice for when you're pitching that weird project--for comics, movies, or TV--on how to maintain that weirdness.

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Devourer of Words 027: Should You Read the Comments?

Posted on Apr. 21, 2015

Marc Bernardin offers some advice on how to deal with critics on the Internet.

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Devourer of Words 026: So, What’s In A Name?

Posted on Mar. 17, 2015

Marc Bernardin reminds us of the importance of creating memorable names for characters.

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Devourer of Words 025: How to Diversify

Posted on Feb. 17, 2015

Marc Bernardin offers some tips on how writers can offer more diverse characters in their stories and the worlds that they create.

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Devourer of Words 024: Get Out

Posted on Jan. 20, 2015

Marc Bernardin reminds us that it's important to get out there when it comes to writing.

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Devourer of Words 023: Brand Exercise

Posted on Dec. 16, 2014

Marc Bernardin tells writers that how they brand themselves is just as important as what they write.

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Devourer of Words 022: Comics Writers I’m Thankful for

Posted on Nov. 18, 2014

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, Marc Bernardin tells us which comics writers he's most thankful for being able to read.

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Devourer of Words 021: Choosing What’s Next

Posted on Oct. 21, 2014

The script is done, you have some breathing room, what do you do now? Writer Marc Bernardin tells you what happens next!

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Devourer of Words 020: When the Real World Intrudes

Posted on Sep. 16, 2014

Writer Marc Bernardin takes a personal turn this time around, as he recounts what happens "When the Real World Intrudes" on a fictional story.

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Devourer of Words 020: When the Real World Intrudes

Posted on Sep. 16, 2014

Writer Marc Bernardin takes a personal turn this time around, as he recounts what happens "When the Real World Intrudes" on a fictional story.

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Devourer of Words 019: Judge and Jury

Posted on Aug. 19, 2014

Marc Bernardin shares his time as a judge for this year's Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award, and what he learned about comic book shops.

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Devourer of Words 018: They Just Said No

Posted on Jul. 15, 2014

Marc Bernardin has some sound advice for writers who get that dreaded rejection letter.

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Devourer of Words 017: A Non-Compete Agreement

Posted on Jun. 17, 2014

Marc Bernardin reminds his fellow writers--both professional and aspiring--that they're all members of the same tribe.

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Devourer of Words 016: Revisionary Thinking

Posted on May. 20, 2014

Marc Bernardin with sound advice for writers on how to deal with editors and revisions.

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Devourer of Words 015: Convention Season

Posted on Apr. 15, 2014

Marc Bernardin returns with sound advice for writers—and everyone else— for attending conventions, as we launch into the con season this weekend with WonderCon Anaheim 2014.