John Ostrander Beats the Dreaded Deadline Doom… To Death!

John Ostrander

John Ostrander started his career as a professional writer as a playwright. His best known effort, Bloody Bess, was directed by Stuart Gordon, and starred Dennis Franz, Joe Mantegna, William J. Norris, Meshach Taylor and Joe Mantegna. He has written some of the most important influential comic books of the past 25 years, including Batman, The Spectre, Manhunter, Firestorm, Hawkman, Suicide Squad, Wasteland, X-Men, and The Punisher, as well as Star Wars comics for Dark Horse. New episodes of his creator-owned series, GrimJack, which was first published by First Comics in the 1980s, appear every week on ComicMix.

2 Responses

  1. Iñigo says:

    It´s important to have negative space in writing. As a reader, it lets you fill in the blanks, conjeture and be an almost active part of the story.

    • Mike Gold Mike Gold says:

      And it’s also important to make your deadlines, come hell or high water… with apologies to our friends in Louisiana, who right now have both.