As an artist, I have folks approaching me every day with a “great idea for a graphic novel” but have no money to pay. Here’s a tip, offering ownership is not going to help an artist pay their bills.
— Shawn Martinbrough
“I think beyond building an amazing story, J.K. Rowling made reading cool, and I would love to help build on that and continue that.” — author Casey Caracciolo
“…the fact that Kirby got to be paid for his characters and kept the copyrights, and Heck and Ayers told me they had never made so much in royalties the whole time they were at Marvel…” — Jim Salicrup