The Sandman Reader VIII: Brief Lives

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“Brief Lives” could be summarized as a road trip involving Morpheus and his sister Delirium searching for their lost brother Destruction. Destruction had been only previously referenced in passing during gatherings of the Endless, but he would end up being a central character in “Brief Lives.” The nine issues in this story arc are split […]

The Sandman Reader VII: Convergence

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The ‘Convergence’ arc marked a return to single-issue stories, not unlike those told in “Distant Mirrors” but this time focusing a tiny bit more directly on Morpheus’ history. The arc’s title referred to characters having multiple meetings, with the story narrators often being part of the stories being told and Morpheus’ dream world converging with […]