21 Questions: Thomas Tuna [Writer]

Thomas Tuna [Writer]
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-Tell us about your career and what you are currently working on or involved with?
I've been a writer since my early 20s, starting in schoolbook writing and comic books, and moving on into journalism. I've been a reporter and editor for several weekly newspapers before landing this dream job as editor in chief of Red Moon Features, a new comic book group.

-Is this what you thought you would be doing with your life, what was your first passion?
It always was comics. I wrote for Charlton Comics and a very short stint with DC Comics, but this is my first real staff position in the field.

-To whom do you credit your success to, who gives or gave you the most support?
To all the comic writers I've admired through the years, especially Stan Lee, Roy Thomas, Chris Claremont and far too many more to name.

-If you could meet or work with [living or dead], who would that be and why?
If I could have dinner with three people, it would be Jesus, Muhammad Ali and Stephen King.

-What would you like to be remembered for 100 years from now?
That I tried my best and served God.

-Who inspires you?
Anyone who stays the course and doesn't waver.

-How are things different today, than the same day 1 year ago?
My new position and responsibilities.

-What is the last song you bought or listened to in your musical device [ipod, computer, stereo, etc.]?
Don't buy music, but I love Broadway classics, soft rock and jazz.

-Last good film you had seen, and the best movie you would recommend to someone asking?
I love the old classics with Bogart, Tracy, Brando, Pacino and DeNiro.

-What is the single greatest moment in your life?
Being born again.

-Favorite Horror Film? Salem's Lot.
-Favorite Book? The Bible.
-Favorite Song? This Is The Moment from Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical.
-Favorite Film Character? Rocky Balboa
-Favorite Film Composer? John Williams
-Favorite Thing In Your Home? My Bible and books.
-Favorite First Pet? Not an animal guy.
-Favorite Coffee Or Tea? Neither.
-Favorite Phrase? Believe in God.
-Favorite Hiding Place [Not that we are looking]? Haven't found it yet.

-If you could tell someone something someone told you, "words to live by" what would that be?
I suppose the words my pastor stresses. Anything about having faith and trust in God and surrendering to His will. That's the beginning of true wisdom.

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