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Bernie Wrightson, co-creator of Swamp Thing, elevated the art of horror in comics

BERNIE WRIGHTSON didn’t draw lines as much as he seemed to summon them from the deep. His pen spun out dark and supernatural visions in such spellbinding detail that to some comics fans, Wrightson rendered Poe to be Baltimore’s second greatest master of the macabre. It was in Baltimore, in fact, that Wrightson got his […]
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