Paul Matthew Carr

About Paul Matthew Carr

Paul is a writer, artist and designer. He spends an inordinate amount of time on the Internet blogging about silly things and even more time making things up and then attempting to convince people they are proper stories. He also talks into microphones from time to time.

Collected Edition: Episode 35: 2018 Holiday Special

2018-12-17T19:44:34+00:00

Hello and welcome to the Collected Edition – a comic book podcast where we explore celebrated story-arcs from comics and creators throughout the entirety of history. Happy holidays everyone! On this episode we discuss two holiday issues: Batman Adventures: Holiday Special The 1994 collection of five holiday stories based on the classic [...]

Collected Edition: Episode 35: 2018 Holiday Special2018-12-17T19:44:34+00:00

Horse with No Name: A Shining Beacon of Mediocrity for the Ages

2018-12-15T22:58:58+00:00

I work in a place that plays canned music on the loudspeaker all day. To be fair there is a decent amount of variety (although at the time I write this, in mid-December, there is nothing but Christmas music. But that’s another article) a mix of current pop songs and [...]

Horse with No Name: A Shining Beacon of Mediocrity for the Ages2018-12-15T22:58:58+00:00

Collected Edition: Episode 34: Aquaman – Death of a Prince

2018-12-11T19:13:46+00:00

Hello and welcome to the Collected Edition – a comic book podcast where we explore celebrated story-arcs from comics and creators throughout the entirety of history. On this episode we discuss the 1970s darker take on Aquaman - The Death of a Prince. This was an attempt to make the character more [...]

Collected Edition: Episode 34: Aquaman – Death of a Prince2018-12-11T19:13:46+00:00

Painting Movement: Jackson Pollock: Autumn Rhythm (Number 30)

2018-12-04T13:39:56+00:00

Back when I was in High school I took an art history class where we studied the life and works of artists from the Renaissance to the modern period. I had by this time already fancied myself an artist and had already figured out what was good art and [...]

Painting Movement: Jackson Pollock: Autumn Rhythm (Number 30)2018-12-04T13:39:56+00:00

Collected Edition: Episode 33: Nick Fury Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.

2018-11-27T01:26:11+00:00

Hello and welcome to the Collected Edition – a comic book podcast where we explore celebrated story-arcs from comics and creators throughout the entirety of history. On this episode we discuss the 1960s psychedelic spy extravaganza Nick Fury Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. written and drawn by Jim Steranko. This is a series that [...]

Collected Edition: Episode 33: Nick Fury Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.2018-11-27T01:26:11+00:00

Collected Edition: Episode 32: The Vision

2018-10-30T21:04:44+00:00

Hello and welcome to the Collected Edition – a comic book podcast where we explore celebrated story-arcs from comics and creators throughout the entirety of history. Today on the program ... Behold! A Podcast! Yes, we will be discussing the 2016 series The Vision written by Tom King with art by Gabriel [...]

Collected Edition: Episode 32: The Vision2018-10-30T21:04:44+00:00

Blood Rush (A Short Story by Guest Author Tessa Lee Carr)

2018-10-15T20:59:48+00:00

We shared our first kiss under the cherry blossom tree. It was perfect, like a scene from the movies. I stared into her eyes and brushed her soft hair from her delicate face. I saw the blood rush to her cheeks and imagined what it would be like to feel [...]

Blood Rush (A Short Story by Guest Author Tessa Lee Carr)2018-10-15T20:59:48+00:00

Reckoning Upon God: Frankenstein (Monster Memories)

2018-10-15T20:39:02+00:00

Frankenstein is one of the few classic monster movies that I did not see on a Saturday afternoon on a UHF channel.  No, this film was played in prime time. It was a special movie-of-the-week. A  re-showing of a classic film on “regular” TV. It was a big deal. [...]

Reckoning Upon God: Frankenstein (Monster Memories)2018-10-15T20:39:02+00:00