Author Archives: Bethany Fehlinger

About Bethany Fehlinger

Bethany Fehlinger is a journalist in the Design Center at the York Daily Record. She is a graduate of Penn State University, is a York City dweller and has been vegetarian and geek for more than five years. Twitter: @Wonder_veggie

Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Birthright’

Have you ever thought about what the child characters of great adventure stories, such as “Peter Pan,” “E.T.” or “The Goonies,” had to deal with once the adventure is over? You aren’t alone — author Joshua Williamson has thought about … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Pride of Baghdad’

It is hard to believe it has been more than a decade since the start of the wars in the Mideast. News of bombings, airstrikes and soldiers dying has become so commonplace in our media that we shrug it off … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Sensation Comics featuring Wonder Woman’

I know what you are probably thinking: “This girl is reviewing yet another Wonder Woman comic?!” Yes, I am. It is because for the first time, Wonder Woman is getting similar recognition that Batman and Superman do, and that is … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘The Multiversity’

If you are new to comic books or at least the DC/Marvel worlds, reading “The Multiversity” might feel like a mind trick. I am not a comic newbie, but even this comic has me saying to myself (sometimes out loud), … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Cat Getting Out of a Bag
and other observations’

If you didn’t already know by your Facebook or Instagram feeds, yesterday was National Dog Day. We are a ways off from National Cat Day (Oct. 29), but since my husband and I are a cat-only household — for now … Continue reading

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Review: ‘The Singular Pilgrim’ by Rosemary Mahoney

I don’t read large books, because it takes me forever to even finish reading one book. But there was a particular reason I picked up this 400-page beast by Rosemary Mahoney: I have been struggling with my spirituality. “The Singular … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Outcast’

We have heard this story before: A man’s special powers ruin his relationships and life until he can harness his abilities and prove to everyone he is good, not evil. We read about this in Spider-Man, Superman, Green Lantern … … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘The Wicked + The Divine’

“You spend all your life wishing you were special. And then you find out you are.” This is a quote from Amaterasu, one of the characters in the wildly popular, beautifully drawn, new comic “The Wicked + The Divine.” On … Continue reading

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Comic Book Wednesday: ‘Grayson’

“A Spy Reborn.” The older Boy Wonder is back, and he is ready to rock in the latest DC Comic title “Grayson.”

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Comic Book Wednesday: “Not the Israel my parents promised me”

Are you in need of a long summer read? Do you like history, but have a hard time concentrating while reading line after blurry black-and-white line? I have a great comic book for you to read: Harvey Pekar’s “Not the … Continue reading

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