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Chris Sims, senior writer of ComicsAlliance, co-writer of Down Set Fight and Subatomic Party Girls, and the Teen Tycoon of Rock

tompeyer:

joekeatinge: 

Jack Kirby’s work space.
Absolutely my favorite and most inspiring image I’ve seen in a while.
I love how unpretentious and no-bullshit it is. It’s a plain desk, with a plain chair and a plain side chair, all of which are beat up from use and covered in ink. It faces a corner, one that’s covered in unorganized comics. It’s inspiring to see the desk that held the home of creation for countless characters was so practical. Nothing fancy about it. Just a place to sit down, shut up and do the work.
P.S. I’d like to credit this photo, but I don’t know where it comes from. If this is yours, let me know and I’d love to properly attribute you.

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tompeyer:

joekeatinge

Jack Kirby’s work space.

Absolutely my favorite and most inspiring image I’ve seen in a while.

I love how unpretentious and no-bullshit it is. It’s a plain desk, with a plain chair and a plain side chair, all of which are beat up from use and covered in ink. It faces a corner, one that’s covered in unorganized comics. It’s inspiring to see the desk that held the home of creation for countless characters was so practical. Nothing fancy about it. Just a place to sit down, shut up and do the work.

P.S. I’d like to credit this photo, but I don’t know where it comes from. If this is yours, let me know and I’d love to properly attribute you.

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    #stan lee’s desk is spotless #but covered in cash This is so true it makes me sob.
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    We all should hope one day to leave such a filthy desk behind. Respect to the man.
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    It’s not about money. It’s not about the royalties he deserved. It’s about the work. The sweat. Hours upon hours worked...
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    Jack Kirby’s work space. Photo by David Folkman from Mark Evanier’s Kirby: King Of Comics. Thanks to Chris Sebela.
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    The King’s throne.