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Writing Comics?

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I'm thinking about getting into comic writing. Problem is, I don't know thing one about writing for comics so I'm hoping someone here does.

So, first question: Is a comic script a lot like a film script? I've seen a couple of comic scripts and they're kind of like film scripts. But I've also seen other scripts that a nothing but long descriptive paragraphs. It's hard to find a common thread between them.

By the way, if anybody knows of any books on comic writing, I'm all ears. All the books I've seen assume you know how to draw and is always really more about that side of creating comics then the actual writing, telling you how to format your pages and whatnot. Since I don't know how to draw, those book are pretty useless to me.