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.

What You reading? There, There

by Tommy Orange Set in Oakland, California Tommy Orange's debut novel follows several characters creating a multi-generational examination of Native American life in a modem Urban landscape. As the novel progresses we meet each of the characters and get to know their home lives and environments and their feelings as they prepare to [...]

On the Beach with Mars: NASA Image of the Day

Look at that. Look how beautiful. Such a majestic site to behold. It just fills one with wonder and awe. I mean seriously, what an amazing looking dog. Good boy! Oh, and that sky is pretty impressive as well. On the Beach with Mars Explanation: At the end of last year's northern summer, after its [...]

Bonus Episode: Nexus of All Realities: Man-Thing (2005)

Welcome everyone to the Nexus of All Realities – A Man-Thing podcast! Today on the program: Man-Thing (The 2005 Movie) Today on the program I will be discussing the 2005 Brett Leonard directed loose adaptation of Man-Thing. And by “loose adaptation” I’m talking really, really loose. This is something I’ve been threatening to do for a [...]

Collected Edition: Episode 43: Captain America: Man & Wolf

Today on the program – a classic story the has touched the heart of almost every comic book fan throughout history...just kidding it's the one where Captain America becomes a werewolf. Written by Mark Gruenwald at the tail end of his epic run on Cap this story is bonkers. I mean Captain America is turned [...]

Collected Edition: Episode 42: DC The New Frontier

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 – a classic story by a legendary creator. We’ll be talking about DC: the New Frontier by Darwyn Cooke. This is a nostalgic look at the Gold [...]

Collected Edition: Episode 40: Shazam!

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 we are discussing Shazam!: The Monster Society of Evil – the 2007 4 issue reinterpretation of Captain Marvel by Jeff Smith of Bone fame. This is a [...]

Collected Edition: Episode 39: Captain Marvel

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 we are discussing 2014 run on Captain Marvel by Kelly Sue DeConnick and David Lopez. In 2014 the title was relaunched - surprisingly for Marvel - with a [...]

Collected Edition: Episode 38: Justice League International

BWAH-HA-HA! Its Justice League International! 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 we are discussing the fabulous, wonderful, glorious Justice League International written by Keith Giffen and J. M. DeMatteis, with outstanding art by [...]

Episode 22: Nexus of All Realities: Schist Happens

Welcome everyone to the Nexus of All Realities – A Man-Thing podcast! Today on the program: Man-Thing #8 – “The Gift of Fear” This is the conclusion to the story that began on the last episode and we deal with the consequences of Man-Thing's exposure to the Rainbow Fountain.  Will Man-Thing finally be cured and returned back [...]

Collected Edition: Episode 37: Marvel Knights Black Panther

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. This time on the program we discuss Black Panther by Christopher Priest: The Complete Collection Volume 1. In 1998 when writer Christopher Priest reintroduced the hero as part of the slightly more [...]