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moab: page 4

And here’s the Professor’s secret.  He’s not just a Librarian, he’s a Werewolf Librarian.  And if you don’t think that I am grateful for that every time I get to draw him changing forms, then you would be so, so … Continue reading

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moab: page 3

Page three.  The key becomes important.  Lettering gets a little wonky.  And layouts are out of control.  If you don’t read this page in order the first time, don’t blame yourself.  It’s a spiral to the right, with the panel … Continue reading

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moab: page 2

In media res— this is apparently a story that starts in the middle of action, possibly immediately after the “cover photo” was taken.  There has already been a visit to a storeroom that is pretty darn magical/mysterious/cryptic, so that type … Continue reading

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minicomics monday: moab page 1

It’s a random Monday at the end of summer, so let’s read a minicomic.  I’ll be posting it page by page over the next week or so, with creator commentary.  If you’re not already familiar with my work, this may … Continue reading

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the language(s) of insects

A (presumably) English speaking neighborhood butterfly perched on our  (surprisingly) French speaking 70 gallon Toter trash container. (That’s a “wheelie bin” to some of you.) In whatever language we use every day, we are instructed to keep the lid closed. … Continue reading

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hulk-ku for late august

Hulk love cicada. Shells on trees; cicada noise Make end of summer. (Hulk not write real Japan haiku all summer.  This one happen right away.  Hulk proud self.)

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olympic notebook: shuttlecock

(Of course, there was an Olympic notebook. Or rather, an Olympic yellow legal pad. And like any notebook, I wrote down a few things that turned out to still be interesting the next day. And a few that didn’t.  Expect … Continue reading

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the birthday corgi

Today is a very special day: it is our old corgi boy’s 15th birthday.  We can say about him the greatest thing you can say of any of his kind: he is, and has been every single day since we … Continue reading

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gold medal

Gold medal, at last. Against Germany, which makes it better. (Refer back to the last World Cup if you need this explained to you; it is rather painful.) Brasil! (That’s two hundred thousand voices, more or less.) The Maracanã explodes. … Continue reading

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best of the drawing of the day- teen!anpu

So how can an Egyptian god (Retired) be a teenager?  Anpu of Kekionga is Anubis, the Egyptian god of the dead, more or less, and he is usually drawn with the physique of a big man in his late prime, … Continue reading

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