We live in an increasingly literal world, where people don’t like movies because they think the actress is too ugly, rather than being able to see her as attractive because you’re being asked to see her in the story that way.
Comics are still considered a low-brow thing, but no other medium better synthesizes words and images into something greater than itself.
Graphic novels and comics with sexual content are far more likely to be banned than their equally racy prose peers.
Comic books in general were a real need for me; a key to survival in what I perceived to be a lonely world.
While the “graphic novel” offers the opportunity for artistic endeavors, superhero comics are still immature.