What (comic book) Dreams May Come - profile about me on Sunday Inquirer

September 7, 2014

On September 7, 2014, I was featured in Philippine Daily Inquirer's Sunday Magazine! I really like how it turned out. Here's an excerpt:

Imagine having a dream that has chased you since childhood: a four-color vision of panels and figures, of endless Fridays full of delight. Imagine wanting to do this more than anything.

If you were ever given the chance to do just that—but at the cost of everything else you know—what would you choose?

For comic book creator Mervin Malonzo, the choice was obvious. Last year, he opted to give up his thriving career in web design to work in comic books full-time. In particular, he devoted his time and talent to tend to his dazzling and daring webcomic, “Tabi Po,” shepherding the property to a best-selling print version and a future filled with the continuing choice of comic books above all else. It’s an epic story about an epic story

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Photos by JILSON SECKLER TIU

 

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