Monthly Archives: May 2015

The Comic Shop Life: Day 9, Thursday (Final Issue, Parting Words, and a Few Final Antics)

Previously, on The Comic Shop Life:  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, sub-7, 7, and 8. The Comic Shop Life:  Day 9, Thursday 10:20-  Three deposits later and I’m done.  That’s  more banking than I’ve done in three years. 11:00-  Brought flowers … Continue reading

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The Comic Shop Life: Day 8, Wednesday (New Comic Book Day #2, J.J. Abrams, & Soup)

Catch up on the phases of me descending into madness:  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, sub-7, and of course, 7. Day 8, Wednesday 11- windows windexed.  And I loathe windexing.  (“Streak-free”.  P’shh.  Right.) 11:05-  Watched a Katherine McPhee music … Continue reading

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The Comic Shop Life: Day 7, Tuesday (New Comic Day Returns, Kids, and Car Talk)

For your convenience, parts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and not quite-7. Tuesday, Day 7 10:30- “Prepped” for work by scrollin’ ’round YouTube.  Oh, Rock, what zany, mirthful thing will you do next? 11:20-  SlashFilm was nice enough to … Continue reading

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The Comic Shop Life: Day 6a/6b/ Store Closure

The boss knows I don’t work Sundays.  Never have, never will.  She’s nice enough to respect that and so the store was closed. Sundays I run. And I go to church. And I do some combination of reading and TV … Continue reading

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The Comic Shop Life: Day 6, Saturday (Ordering Pigs for Comics, S.H.I.E.L.D. and Some Austen)

Halfway there!  You knew this couldn’t last.  I don’t have the patience to do this job full time.  The previous five days should be proof of that.  Pt. 1, pt. 2, pt. 3, pt. 4, pt. 5. Saturday, Day 6 … Continue reading

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The Comic Shop Life: Day 5, Friday

(Parts 1, 2, 3, & 4) Day 5, Friday (Mild spoilers for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.  Quite minor.) Last night- made a vow to do something a bit more productive than pacing the store 11:04-  Sitting.  Sitting is good. 11:25-  A … Continue reading

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The Comic Shop Life: Day 4, Thursday (Screaming Nerds, Ladies of Comicdom, & Extra Videos)

Day Uno. Dos. Tres. Day 4, Thursday 5/21 11:01- Opened 1 minute late because I wanted my annual Slurpee. It’s hot out there, dagnabbit. 11:21- Read a post from Listful Thinking (as should you). 11:37- Researching for Day 3, I … Continue reading

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