BoingBoing shared this image from Victor Herz, who has translated some of the decision-making process into progress bars. Most of his examples are quotidian moments: should you have another cigarette? Should you take another bite of chocolate? Should you stay or should you go? But obviously our favorite is a more momentous choice: Light side? Or Dark?
Well! 2015 already. How’s it going so far? The new years has already given us some fascinating links, so we’re cautiously optimistic! Check out this unexpected Marvel romance! A thoughtful look at the work of one of our best comics writers! And thoughts on building better anthologies!
- Erotic Hulk fanfiction? Sign us the heck UP.
- A fascinating article on Brian K. Vaughan’s exploration of post-9/11/01 America.
- Eddie Redmayne wrestles with his troubled past.
- Fabulous author Nalo Hopkinson talks about diversity in writing and anthologies.
- The fine art of illustrating Haruki Murakami.
- A kids’ book about computer science, recommended by Cory Doctorow!
- And in addition to the Illustrated Primer mentioned above, we bring you this Wall Street Journal profile of Raina Telgemeier, with further YA reading suggestions.
- And finally: Shut up, Updike!