The Murverse

Ditch Diggers #18 —

DD018 Comics Writing

with Matt Wallace, Kelly Sue DeConnick

From Morgan Freeman’s musical theater...

Show Notes

HEY GUYS MATT’S BOOK IS OUT TODAY! GET IT NOW: Envy of Angels: A Sin du Jour Affair

Ahem. Sorry.

Amazing comic book writer Kelly Sue DeConnick joins us to talk project juggling, the satire of difficult topics, and more.

  • Mur hints at why Matt is no longer allowed in Morgan Freeman’s musical theater.

  • Matt and Mur welcome guest host, acclaimed comics writer and entrepreneur Kelly Sue DeConnick!

  • Kelly Sue’s creator-owned comic BITCH PLANET and why Mur and Matt both love it.

  • Kelly Sue talks about balancing multiple projects and takes us through a typical day in her working life.

  • When, why, and how Kelly Sue and her husband, writer Matt Fraction, founded their own company, Milkfed Criminal Masterminds, Inc..

  • Branding very different projects under the same banner, audience engagement, and just plain being yourself.

  • The importance of owning your own content and learning from the history of comic book creators who didn’t own their IP.


The fine print:

Theme music by Devo Spice.

Ditch Diggers #18 by Mur Lafferty is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License
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