well….i did some shopping while here in chicago…bought a nice copy of hulk 121. the gram crackers comic books was the store.

book signing tonight at gallery F….see you there

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here are the comics i’ve picked up so far on tour…spider-man #100 in great shape! black panther #1 that is in VF+, NM- condition, swamp thing #7 featuring batman in beautiful shape, a nice captain america #105 and a few nice x-men, a doc savage, key defenders, and a great strange tales featuring doctor strange from the late 1960’s

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ok, i leave to chicago and findlay ohio tomorrow to wrap up the 31 day’s in may tour. i’m into hitting some comic book stores in those areas that carry silver and bronze age comics…anyone with a lead on some let me know 🙂

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ok, first off, ft. wayne was cool…thanks to all who came out.

second off, i’ve been on a huge comic book buying binge since i’ve been on the road. i think i’ll get into more of it in the future posts…but for right now, here’s a shot of me in Indianapolis taken between stops.

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good times at yesterday’s signing at trader bob’s tatto shop in st. louis. it’s nice to be part of the discussion with ‘chads’ (communities healing adolescent depession and suicide), which is a local mental health organization. pictured are me, Ahmed from Trader Bobs Tattoos and Ryan from Chads Coalition.

off to dark horse tattoo parlor in ft. wayne today.

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hey hey! KC was cool, had a great time at the up town arts bar. lots of swell folks and a nice staff to work with. big shout out to steve (season to risk), great seeing you buddy. tomorrow st. louis at trader bob’s tattoo, see you then.

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had a great time tonight with the folks at Next Page Books in Cedar Rapids Iowa. pictured are the fine folks Karen Matthews and Michelle Takes from Creative Counseling, me, Jeremy Vega from Analog Vault and Bart Carithers from Next Page Books…oh and Brigitta and Bailey, the dog. thanks everybody! tomorrow is ‘uptown arts bar’ in kansas city for a movie screening and book signing, see you there.

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ok…today’s book signing and movie screening at the pioneer theater in fremont nebraska went great!…better than a few larger markets we hit. thanks to kelly and his crew for all the help putting it together. a big shout out to the woman who flew in from Colorado, you’re the greatest.
afterwards me and helen drove over to omaha and dined at 801, a steak and chops house…the filet medium rare with lobster mashed potatoes are to die for 😉
tomorrow is ‘next page books’ in cedar rapids iowa.

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last night in cleveland was awesome…tons of folks out for the book signing. thanks to everyone who came out, i really appreciate it. tomorrow is the nebraska book signing, i’m looking forward to it, i havent been to nebraska since the 1990’s.

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syracuse was wonderful last night. ulf did a great job promoting and producing the event, a big thanks to him. the venue, museum, was an excellent place to do such an event, the movie theater was an imax so the projection was huge. thanks to rachael for making the long drive along with several others, you’re the greatest.
next signing is here in cleveland tomorrow night at my gallery, derek hess gallery, 1300 west 78th street, cleveland at 5pm. after cleveland it’s back on the road with the first stop on the next leg in fremont nebraska at the pioneer theater so there will be a movie screening along with the book signing. the following stops will be in cedar rapids, kansas city, st. louis, fort wayne, chicago, and wrapping up in findlay ohio.

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