COMICS are HARD #11
Typically, with this sort of brainstorming, I’d start with whatever subject and write down word after word that relates to that subject. It doesn’t always get me anywhere, but it can be a good warm-up exercise that at least gets me in the writing mindset.
COMICS are HARD #10
I remember my first time. I didn’t appreciate it as much as I probably should have, but that could be said of most things from my youth. If you’re a freelancer of any kind, then you know to savor these moments because you never know when they’ll come around again. Also, when someone offers you money for your work, don’t fly away. It puts ‘em off.