of Dearborn's will take part in a Patch Chat on Tuesday at 4 p.m.
Merritt will take a look back at the best of 2011 and what lies ahead in 2012.
We'd also like to hear from you. What are your favorite comics of the year? What questions would you like to ask the comic guru?
Come back Tuesday at 4 p.m. and take part in the conversation.