Heroic Girls More Than Cute

Swear To Stella

I showed the girls a few select scenes from Batman Begins the other day. Since then, at random times, Stella will now run up to me and yell, “SWEAR TO ME!!!!” Best. Kid. Ever.

Anya Walks the Line

Listening to Johnny Cash: The American Albums in the office. Anya comes in. Anya: Who is this? Me: It’s Justin Beiber. Anya: If Justin Beiber sounded like this, I might actually listen to him....

Anya & Stella Go Disney

Anya and Stella were the inspiration for another great sketch! Tom Bancroft, a veteran Disney animator who has recently turned to comics and kids books found the photo and illustrated it. I need to...

Heroic T-Shirts

The girls and I decided to do a craft project tonight as Patti was at Costco buying 55 gallon drums of Miracle Whip and other such bargains. I picked up some iron-on transfers and plain...

Power Girl at Free Comic Book Day

What does Power Girl eat to get ready to pound some bad guys? Pound cake of course. Anya’s Huntress costume was too hot for the Sacramento summer (and her mask broke in two) so...

Power Girl and “Her Business”

Stella comes into the office holding the Power Girl action figure my wife bought for her, and she tells me the following: “Power Girl looks just like me in my costume, except for (gesturing...

World’s Finest Kids Celebrate a Win

Empire’s Comics Vault threw a party for Anya and Stella to celebrate their win for Best Costumes at Sac-Con. There was cake, comics and pug dogs — so we had all the basics covered.

Power Girl & The Huntress

My daughter Anya loves comics and really wanted to be The Huntress for Halloween. Since we couldn’t make a costume for her and leave her sister out, we decided to recreate the current “World’s...

Next, on Face-Off

I bought the girls a jumbo egg of “Silly Putty” today. I came out of the kitchen and found them playing Face-Off (per the SyFy special effects and makeup show) with an old dummy head...