Here’s a photo of the long line before the store opened at 10 am. Yup, that many people showed up — it almost felt like Free Comic Book Day heh! The Halloween ComicFest 2015 event was held by Fully Booked in cooperation with Comic Odyssey.
Here are the free comics that my wife Ellen and I got. Not in the photo is our daughter Sam’s haul. Free comics FTW!
Other Fully Booked branches were giving away one comic book per customer.
It’s great to see that more and more people are appreciating comic books and taking part in these geeky activities. And it was fun to see the people who came in costume — little kids and adults alike. Fully Booked also had
I’ve lost nine pounds — four weeks after I modified my lifestyle, adopting healthier eating habits and becoming more active.
That’s a good start for this grand adventure.
I’m eating more vegetables and fruits while cutting down drastically on rice and meat, and walking at least 30 minutes every day. I have a sweet tooth, which has always sabotaged my efforts before even when I gave up rice, or the time I stopped eating beef and pork. But now I only allow myself to eat chocolates and other sweets on weekends, and even then only in small portions.
I thought about following the Swedish example of Lördagsgodis (Saturday Candy). In Sweden, many children are only allowed to eat sweets on Saturday, which is why it’s an even more special day to them. But nope, I’m not ready for that yet hehe!