Elayne Riggs' Journal (for Leah)

Tuesday, February 06, 2007

Aaaaand We're Off! (Er, Kinda)

The pop-culture site for which I'm blogging and writing a column is called ComicMix. Bookmark it now, then come back later to see what's behind the placeholder. I know I will.

Here's the Publishers Weekly article about us. (I believe I'm allowed to be presumptuous in this case and use the first person plural.) Here's the breaking news from Pop Thought. Check out the first paragraph. I'm extremely psyched to be working with these people, some of whom can very accurately be described as comics legends.

You want official? Okie-doke, here's the press release:
Everything You Need to Know About Today’s Hot Topics

February 6, 2007 – Starting today, there’s a new hotspot on the internet. ComicMix.com is the best place for news about comics, movies, television, music, games and more, plus columns and blogs from Dennis O'Neil, Michael Davis, Elayne Riggs, Bob Greenberger, Gwen! David, Glenn Hauman, John Ostrander and many others.

ComicMix.com editor in chief, Mike Gold, said, "With one click, our readers can check up on the latest talking points in the entertainment universe. We’ve assembled the best, the brightest and the snarkiest to bring the newest rumors, gossip, opinions and facts to one convenient site."

"And," he added, "This is just Stage One. In a few weeks, we open up the next frontier of ComicMix. It will change the way you read comics in every conceivable way." Each day, hints and clues as to the nature of Stage Two will be posted at ComicMix.com.

ComicMix.com is the new site for readers who enjoy all types of fantastic media, from comic books television and movies to video games and more. Every day, visitors find news, facts, reviews, commentary, columns and a community environment that reaches across the globe, across decades and into the future.

For more information, contact Martha Thomases.
Dang. I still love that my name is in there with those others. That's bloody amazing to me. I'm having a ball, and we're only just revving up!