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dual rants (photography, large corporations, and the use of language)

It’s two, two, two rants in one! a) I was, as I so often am, shopping at the local big box store (this would be the one with the logo featuring concentric circles)  and the friend I was shopping with … Continue reading

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skylancer and mai tai

That sounds like a low rent team up comic:  “Skylancer and Mai Tai in: Secrets Prowl the Old Bazaar”.  Better put that in the notebook. Jack or Iowa or Mr. Spit could be reading a Skylancer and Mai Tai comic … Continue reading

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back from SPACE: read the award winning minicomic

We are back from SPACE, the Small Press and Alternative Comics Expo, in Columbus Ohio.  This year’s show was the fifteenth in a series, and very sincere thanks go out to Bob Corby and his team for another great April … Continue reading

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a small antiquity

Went in to a Walgreen’s this afternoon to buy a few personal necessities, and was surprised and pleased to get a well worn “wheat penny” in my change. And then I turned it over, as one does, to try to read … Continue reading

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antelopia

Enter Antelopia with another image from the new phone camera.  There are places in the world where it is probably common to capture two sorts of antelope in one snapshot, but Northern Indiana is not usually one of them.  And … Continue reading

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proof of concept

Two concepts, really.  One is the smartphone as a blogging platform, the other is spring.  I had some  hope of eventually getting a smartphone, but most of the way through this winter I was pretty sure we were never going … Continue reading

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cameras, matches, dogs and pies

Another from my collection of scans of paper matchbox labels and similar printed ephemera.  Usually I keep them because of their awesome black line and flat color graphics, which are so inspirational for comics and cartooning, but this one, in … Continue reading

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not a month yet– my inking desk, and another inked page

Sluddle progresses. Here is another scanned page of more or less finished inks (I may decide to shade Iowa’s shirt in some way, but I’m holding off on that until I see whether it will make the denser pages too … Continue reading

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this isn’t going to take a month–my lettering desk

Substantial progress is being made on Sluddle.  No, seriously.  Really.  I took these pictures at twilight– it always shocks me how yellow my work lights actually are, considering the bulbs in my lamps are CFLs. As you see here, the … Continue reading

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spring comes on little cat feet

To paraphrase Robert Frost … and not just little cat feet, but biggish human feet too.  Took the Pentax out to document and celebrate the first day of the year warm enough to go out without shoes, and found the … Continue reading

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