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Chris Well
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  • Nashville, TN
  • United States
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Area(s) of Interest or Expertise:
Crime fiction and giant monsters. (Anytime you can combine crime fiction with giant monsters, that's gold!)
My Testimony: (We encourage members to share briefly about how their faith in Christ has impacted their lives.)
God called me as a very young child -- but that didn't stop me from making some stupid choices here and there over the years. I'm thrilled that He continues to love me and put up with me, and that He saw fit to introduce me to my wonderful wife, Erica. Jesus is Lord!

Dream Job: (If you could have your dream job in the comics industry, what would it be?)
I'd love to write more novels and start writing comics regularly.

I'm thrilled to be working on the continuity strip BEST MANN FOR THE JOB with my wife, Erica. The series stars Grace Mann, a woman with a complicated past who returns home to become sheriff of Hope Falls, Tennessee. It's hosted weekly on Read it from the beginning at

Favorite Comic Creators:
Chester Gould, Milton Caniff, Paul Grist, Doug TenNapel, Osamu Tezuka, Gosho Aoyama, Dan Slott, Cary Bates, Gerry Conway, Bob Haney, Ed Brubaker, Len Wein, Marv Wolfman, Marty Pasko, Steve Englehart, Chuck Dixon, Warren Ellis, Joss Whedon, Greg Rucka, Bill Mantlo, Gene Colan, Jack Kirby, Pat Broderick, Jim Aparo, George Perez, Irv Novick, Curt Swan, Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez, Neal Adams, Bernie Wrightson, Walt Simonson, Scott McDaniel, Ed McGuinness

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Best Mann For the Job #59: What'm I sitting in?

Posted on June 4, 2010 at 6:00pm 0 Comments

Best Mann For The Job #59 is now online at Out at the farmhouse, shots were fired at Sheriff Grace Mann and reporter Jack MacGraw -- and the sheriff got them both off the porch out of harm's way. Now the sheriff plans her next move, while MacGraw plans a change of pants ...…


Viper Comics Talent Search 2009

Posted on July 20, 2009 at 5:41pm 0 Comments

If you're an aspiring comics writer or artist, Viper Comics wants to hear from YOU! Between now and July 27, they're welcoming scripts and art samples at Comic-Con International in San Diego ... or, if you can't make it to San Diego, you can email your submission to them! However, the rules are VERY specific -- read them here!

Mann Vs. Superman!

Posted on July 20, 2009 at 5:39pm 0 Comments

Best Mann For The Job #22: This week's one-panel emergency-worker drama is *almost* a swipe of Action Comics #1 -- because when I wrote the script, I got out my battered old hardcover copy of Superman: From the 30's to the 70's (Bonanza Books)*, pointed to page 16 and told my wife, "Try to make it look like this."…


Universal Press merges with Uclick

Posted on July 10, 2009 at 8:39pm 0 Comments

Big news in the world of comic strips (and syndicated content): traditional media's Universal Press Syndicate and new media's Uclick have been combined to form a single syndication and licensing arm of parent company Andrews McMeel Universal. "This historic move brings together two industry leading companies to create a dynamic new organization," says company founder,… Continue

Best Mann 1.20: "Consider them armed and dangerous!"

Posted on July 8, 2009 at 9:48pm 0 Comments

We're now up to the 20th installment of Erica's and my drama/mystery series, Best Mann For The Job. Those with a keen eye may have noticed our subtle tribute to the legendary Osamu Tezuka (1929-1989), the first cartoonist to apply cinematographic techniques to Japanese comics.…


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At 6:00pm on January 21, 2015, terry gurley said…

Hey Chris  Im Terry  Im new to the forum.  Are you finding a way to spread the Gospel with comics yet?  and are you in Memphis too?

At 5:51am on December 7, 2012, Natalie Merritt said…

Ok,  cool.  I was just wondering if you were going to continue the story?  If that's ok.


At 12:13pm on January 2, 2012, Natalie Merritt said…

This may be a wierd question,  but are you the same Chris Well tha wrote Tribulation House?

At 8:31am on March 30, 2011, Eddie Medina said…
hey Chris!!!  Good to see another familiar face around here!  i just joined a few days back.  Trying to slowly work my way back into the CC scene after a 5 or 6 years break.  I'll check out the Family Fiction site but want to make sure I have the right one you are referring it  I figured it was when I goggled it but wanted to make sure. Hope Erica is doing well.  Blessings!  E!
At 11:58am on January 6, 2011, Hal Jones said…
Thanks, Chris. The same to you and Erica. I hope you have a hip happy New Year full of the Lord's blessings.
At 3:57pm on August 25, 2009, Raphael Olanrewaju Agboola said…
Thanks a lot for the welcome, Chris. Sorry for taking long to reply. I love your works! Hope I'll be able to settle down to some real comic works later.
At 1:55pm on August 3, 2009, Harsh said…
Thanks for the Birthday wishes, Chris. :)
At 8:57pm on July 20, 2009, Jim Ford said…
At 8:45pm on July 20, 2009, Paul Maiellaro said…
Thanks Chris,
Just back in from a show in California. It has been a successful birthday weekend. We will have a great selection of celebrity signed photos in our charity auction this year. Hope you can make the Expo.
Thanks and take care.
At 8:44am on July 13, 2009, Alain Auderset said…
Thanks :)
I try to use my gifts as best as possible to touch people

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