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moab: page 16

Moab ends, as my comics often do, with the characters walking home.  So, The End.  Thank you very much for reading. For those not previously familiar, I almost always put the indicia and other information on the back covers of … Continue reading

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moab: page 15

The big payoff.  I’m sure you saw it coming miles back, but I remember being delighted by this  revelation while I was writing the story.  It’s the honest truth– I wrote the framework of a story about moa skeleton coming … Continue reading

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moab: page 14

“Heigh ho, Moab, away!”  Here’s to posting the last three pages all in a row.  Did I know, absolutely know, when I started writing this story that this line was going to appear prominently in the finished piece, as the … Continue reading

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moab: page 13

This is the one page of the whole comic we call Moab that has a (partial) panel border.  Why?  I have absolutely no idea.  It was in the scribble breakdown and I meticulously added it to the finished page without … Continue reading

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moab: page 12

Another transformation. I don’t like this one as well as the others: the first transitional form looks a little bulky and clumsy, though I like the pose and the idea well enough.  In a perfect world, I might redraw that … Continue reading

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moab: page 11

This was the page where the rubber met the road and I actually had to deal with the technicalities of exactly how a person rides a moa with a Western or stock saddle.  At the end of this rereading I … Continue reading

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moab: page 10

(Awww.)  Welcome back to Moab, after our unplanned holiday weekend hiatus.  And the reason I waited for everyone to get back to their electronic devices on Tuesday was the break between the previous page and this one.  This is the … Continue reading

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moab: page 9

This page starts with a riff on Curly’s entrance in the first scene of Oklahoma!— greenery moves and rustles at one side of the stage (in Oklahoma!, of course, it’s corn rather than a hedge maze, but work with me … Continue reading

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moab: page 8

In addition to being generally intelligent and having a good memory, Jack is also good at dealing with objects in space. (This is a trait I do not have, as in truly epic levels of not having, so it always … Continue reading

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moab: page 7

But the werewolf stuff is really just a sideline.  The Professor is, first and foremost, a Librarian.  And Librarians know everything.  A spontaneous lecture on the history and skeletal anatomy of extinct birds from the Antipodes is nothing to him. … Continue reading

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