About Michael Dolce

Michael Dolce is a professional Writer, Artist, Colorist, Web Guru and all around Awesome Dude. He created Descendant for Image Comics and The Sire for After Hours Press. He has written for Zenescope and Wizard Magazine and colored projects for Image Comics, Silent Devil and The Force Media. He currently writes for AMNY and Inquistr.com and is hard at work on some brand new comic book and creative projects. Follow him on Twitter: @Michael_Dolce Follow him on Periscope: @Michael_Dolce Follow him on Instagram: @mdolce64 Follow Secrets Of The Sire on Facebook: Facebook.com/SecretsoftheSire

I challenge YOU to make more comics than me!

Well, ok not really. I'd lose. Maybe. But I did just take a side gig writing for The Inquisitr.com recently so I'm all about trying to create eye grabbing headlines like these days. I know, I know, shameless. Just shameless. But let's talk comics anyway. If you've been following this blog recently you know I [...]

2019-02-20T13:27:53-04:00January 29th, 2014|

Enigma Bookstore Panel And Signing Recap

The fine folks at Engima Bookstore in Astoria Queens hosted myself and a collection of comic book creators like me for a panel discussion and signing this past Saturday. In one word: AWESOME! Always a blast talking comics with fans, peers and new friends. Joined by joined by Jared Barel, Oliver Mertz and Mike Isenberg [...]

2019-02-20T13:27:53-04:00January 22nd, 2014|

Blogging about Comics, Setting Goals for 2014

So picking up where I left off last week, the bottom line for making it in comics is by DOING COMICS. Drawing, writing, coloring, lettering, sketching...you name it. If you aren't actively doing stuff you aren't gonna go past your mom's basement. With that being said, the best way to acheive this is by setting [...]

2019-02-20T13:27:53-04:00January 15th, 2014|

Michael Dolce Appearing at Enigma Bookstore Saturday January 18th

It's Graphic Novel Day Saturday January 18th at Enigma Bookstore in Queens NY. Creator Michael Dolce will be joined by Jared Barel, Oliver Mertz and Mike Isenberg coming for a panel discussion followed by a signing. Event: Signing & Panel Discussion Where: Enigma Books Stores, 33-17 Crescent St, New York, NY 11106 When: Saturday January, [...]

2016-01-17T12:42:13-04:00January 13th, 2014|

Working a Day Job While Trying To Do Comics

So many of you are in the same boat as me. You want to do comics BUT you also need to pay the bills. And you're trying...believe me I know. Whether you are a writer, artist, colorist or swami, the delicate act of balancing comics with making a living is tough. Unless, you reach the [...]

2019-02-20T13:27:53-04:00January 8th, 2014|

Blogging on a Friday Night

So it's not even officially launched but I'm blogging on a Friday night. Thanks to @brianbish for inspiring this. (Or is it the Miller lite?) But 2014 - oh yeah! Feel really good about where things are at - where things are going - and where things can be in the future. But even more [...]

2019-02-20T13:27:53-04:00January 3rd, 2014|

Mike Dolce on Comic Addiction PodCast

Hey folks - check me out on the Comic Addiction Podcast with Mark Poulton. We talk comics, our shared struggles to break into the industry and more! Download it here: http://comicaddiction.net/2013/07/29/talking-about-our-issues-episode-16-mike-dolce-interview/ - See more at: https://secretsofthesire.com/Mike_Dolce_on_Comic_Addiction_PodCast_#sthash.PwvynCmM.dpuf

2016-01-17T12:42:13-04:00November 30th, 2013|

Secrets of the Sire: WOTI Crossover coming…

Hey folks, long time no chat. Just got a sugarload of PSD pages from our penciler. And happy to start trickling new Sire info your way. So here's the low down. I'm hard at work on Sire #9 as we speak (script AND art duties mind you) The target date is October to release it [...]

2019-02-20T13:27:54-04:00November 8th, 2013|

If at first you don’t succeed…

Hey folks, So i posted pencils of a panel I was working on (i've since colored it but i'll show you that later) but damn if i didn't eff the chick (whose character's name is Shatter) up. So i redrew it on a separate sheet of board and thru the magic of photoshop will enter [...]

2013-08-24T00:43:12-04:00August 24th, 2013|