PAUL BENJAMIN: Writer, Editor, Supermodel

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Time is running out to join my 6-week writing class starting 2/1

Come and join me every Wednesday for six weeks starting 2/1 at The Writing Barn for, “Comic Book Writing: From First Draft to Final Pitch in Six Weeks” In this six-week intensive study of comic books and the comic book industry we will discuss what it takes to develop your comic book from start toContinue Reading

Read my comics for free on Hoopla!

Several of the comics I wrote are now available digitally for free on Hoopla. I’m psyched to see the library service providing readers with a chance to read these books, especially with them out of print at the time I’m writing this post. Here are some easy links to help you find them: PANTHEON HIGHContinue Reading

Austin Comic Con Appearance Schedule

Come find me this weekend at the Wizard World Austin convention! I’ll be there Saturday and Sunday, sharing a table with esteemed writer and editor Danny Fingeroth. It’ll be the first chance to get autographed copies of Disney Princess #5 and #6 live and in person! I’ll also be on several panels that should beContinue Reading

Disney Princess #5

DISNEY PRINCESS #5 Cover and Art by Amy Mebberson, Written by Paul Benjamin, Amy Mebberson, Georgia Ball, and Patrick Storck. Letters by AndWorldDesign. Disney’s beloved heroines have returned in this hilarious collection of Disney Princess comic strips! Featuring laugh-out-loud stories from the worlds of Ariel, Belle, Rapunzel, Tiana, Cinderella, Aurora, and more, this charming new ongoing seriesContinue Reading

The Mythical Pantheon High vol. 3 is finally available!

Did you enjoy reading Pantheon High 1 and 2? Have you wondered what happened to Griffin, son of Hades or Grace, daughter of Tyr and all their friends? Your wait is over! All three volumes of Pantheon High are now available on Comixology.com! It was way back in 2011 that Tokyopop announced it was shuttingContinue Reading

(Not so) Wonder Twins

Today one of my friends (not a comic book person) named her favorite super heroes as: The Wonder Twins. I never could stand the Wonder Twins. When I watched the Super Friends cartoon, I knew, even at the age of 9ish, that they were not “real” because they weren’t in the comics. Since they wereContinue Reading

Jim Alexander on Metal Hurlant and an amazing career

I just came across this recent (and awesome) interview with Jim Alexander about his work, including some of the stories he wrote for me when I edited Metal Hurlant for Humanoids. He’s a cool guy and fantastic storyteller. Check it out! http://blogs.birminghammail.co.uk/speechballoon/2013/09/jim-alexander-interviewed.htmlContinue Reading

Austin Comic Con is here!

Here’s my Wizard World Austin Comic Con schedule (or “Where is Paul when he’s not selling his books at Table B-47?”) Come see me and meet folks like Stan Lee, William Shatner, stars from Buffy, Serenity/Firefly, WWE and more! SATURDAY 5:00 – 6:00PM HOW TO WRITE COMICS WITH DENNIS O’NEIL, DANNY FINGEROTH AND PAUL BENJAMINContinue Reading

Why You Need Marvel Unlimited (but maybe not right now)

The Marvel Unlimited app is one of the best things to ever happen in comics… when it works.  I’ve had a Marvel Unlimited subscription since 2008, back when it was called “Marvel Digital Comics Unlimited” and was only available for reading on an actual computer. The new app makes for a much more enjoyable readingContinue Reading

Spider-Man: Two Great Collections

My Spider-Man “Just Another Day” short story has been included in not one, but two Spider-Man collections. SPIDER-MAN: THE FANTASTIC SPIDER-MAN Available in bookstores and on Amazon.com Stories by Dan Slott, Christos Gage, Paul Benjamin, Javier Pulido, Rob Williams, Lee Garbett, and more. The Sinister Six vs. Spider-Man and the FF – and by FF,Continue Reading