Art animaexnihilo: Adam Thompson's "Heroic Words Of Wisdom" These are beautiful and really capture the art of what makes comics inspiring to... Deryck Hodge I run this site. Otherwise, a software developer, working remotely from AL. I write about software dev, comics, art, gaming, movies, books, my family, and all things nerdy. More posts by Deryck Hodge. Deryck Hodge 17 Jul 2013 • 1 min read animaexnihilo: Adam Thompson’s “Heroic Words Of Wisdom” These are beautiful and really capture the art of what makes comics inspiring to so many.