Roman Colombo

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Roman Colombo earned an MFA in Fiction from Rosemont College in 2010, after completing his BA in English-Creative Writing from USF in 2008. He has been published in a variety of journals including thread, monkeybicycle, the Lit Garden, and The Rusty Nail. He also has pieces in the 2013 anthology Strangers of Different Ink and the 2014 Philadelphia Poetry Anthology by WragsInk. He was published for the ezines FlashFiction.net and TheWeeklyComicBookReview.com.

He currently teaches at Drexel University and Bucks County Community College.

His first novel, Trading Saints for Sinners was released by WragsInk in December 2013.

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Kind of confusing, but we are dealing with madness here. Loma finds that being human is a bit too hard...yep. Lepuck becomes a Green Lantern, which is awesome. And there are a lot of callbacks to the early days of Shade the Changing Man. It was a fit ...more
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This was a little better than I expected, and allowed some obscure characters to shine. Who would ever think to use Sack and Erg as main characters. The story shows stewardship of M day in a strong way. The art, however, was a little bland.
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First loves, first time without Dad there, first time in outer space, first time fighting a giant space whale. Ah adolescence.
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Overall, it was a solid Batman story (two actually). There were two issues in particular that stood out, the last two issues of the main arc. Basically, there's one lesson to take from this:

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