Bryan Koenig

Columbia Journalism student. Writer, horrible self-editor, constant cynic, occasional crusader. Half-Trekkie, half-Jedi abomination of science and logic.


The Story Arc of the Nerd: A Comic Book Ballad 


Spider-Man swings through the streets of Midtown Manhattan. He dives and jumps, laughs at the bumper-to-bumper traffic 80 stories below and swerves around well-aimed volleys of pigeon poop. Finally, he alights on the side of a building overlooking Times Square. He's home. And so am I.


The Story Arc of the Nerd: A Comic Book Ballad 


Spider-Man swings through the streets of Midtown Manhattan. He dives and jumps, laughs at the bumper-to-bumper traffic 80 stories below and swerves around well-aimed volleys of pigeon poop. Finally, he alights on the side of a building overlooking Times Square. He's home. And so am I.