Sometimes the path to your place in the world of comics is long and circuitous. For John Layman he was able to parlay a job editing for Wildstorm into writing comics.

Many pros out there were once fans. And as a comics fan Chew writer John Layman acumulated a mass of amazing sketches from his favorite artists.

John Layman may be enjoying an enormous amount of success with his creator owned “Chew“, but his road to this place takes him all over the comics industry. Here John tells his story of finding his way into and through the comics industry.

Comics writer and former editor John Layman gives a walking tour of his office where he writes the amazing comic Chew.

The gentleman of gentlemen CB Cebulski, who spends his time with Marvel finding the best talent out there, tells a few secrets of the trade on working in comics. Also he really is a super nice guy. Really. via Work in Comics