Some Favorites of 2020

I lost track of my monthly reading lists in mid-October 2020. Between my work responsibilities, including coordinating class projects related to the 2020 US elections, and keeping up with Inktober, I couldn’t keep track of everything that I was reading. I started an October list. I kept reading, and I kept track of graphic novelsContinue reading “Some Favorites of 2020”

Drawtober & Inktober, Oct. 21-25

I decided to try to participate in both Drawtober and Inktober this year, so all my drawings are shaped by both themes. Drawtober’s themes run for 5-6 days, and Inktober themes change daily. Below you’ll find my drawings from Oct. 21 to Oct. 25. The Drawtober theme was “Ancient Rituals.” I wasn’t really feeling it,Continue reading “Drawtober & Inktober, Oct. 21-25”

Drawtober & Inktober, Oct. 16-20

I decided to try to participate in both Drawtober and Inktober this year, so all my drawings are shaped by both themes. Drawtober’s themes run for 5-6 days, and Inktober themes change daily. Below you’ll find my drawings from Oct. 16 to Oct. 20. The Drawtober theme was “Folklore.” The themes for each day areContinue reading “Drawtober & Inktober, Oct. 16-20”

Drawtober & Inktober, Oct. 11-15

I decided to try to participate in both Drawtober and Inktober this year, so all my drawings are shaped by both themes. Drawtober’s themes run for 5-6 days, and Inktober themes change daily. Below you’ll find my drawings from Oct. 11 to Oct. 15. The Drawtober theme was “Midnight Feast.” The themes for each dayContinue reading “Drawtober & Inktober, Oct. 11-15”

Drawtober & Inktober, Oct. 6-10

I decided to try to participate in both Drawtober and Inktober this year, so all my drawings are shaped by both themes. Drawtober’s themes run for 5-6 days, and Inktober themes change daily. Below you’ll find my drawings from Oct. 6 to Oct. 10. The Drawtober theme was “Wicked Apothecary,” but I misread the calendarContinue reading “Drawtober & Inktober, Oct. 6-10”

Drawtober & Inktober, Oct. 1-5

I decided to try to participate in both Drawtober and Inktober this year, so all my drawings are shaped by both themes. Drawtober’s themes run for 5-6 days, and Inktober themes change daily. Below you’ll find my drawings from Oct. 1 to Oct. 5. The Drawtober theme was “Carvings,” but I misread the calendar andContinue reading “Drawtober & Inktober, Oct. 1-5”

Fanzines about Small Press Comics (Updated)

Back in June I posted a list of fanzines about small press comics. I’ve added a few more entries to the list. I’ve also added a list of comics zines and magazines that include information about small press and indie comics, but also devote a lot of attention to the “Big 2” (Marvel & DC)Continue reading “Fanzines about Small Press Comics (Updated)”

August 2020 Reading List

Here’s a list of all the indie comics and graphic novels that I read in August 2020 with brief descriptions and information on where I found each publication. I was pretty broke throughout August: as an academic, I don’t get paid over the summer. By the end of the summer, I was scraping by. Therefore, most of the comics I read came from Humble Bundle purchases in July.

July 2020 Reading List

Here’s a list of all the indie comics and graphic novels that I read in July 2020 with brief descriptions and information on where I found each publication. Graphic Novels Always Punch Nazis, vols. 1 & 2 *Ben Ferrari (ed.)Awesome anthologies about fighting fascism, which are a welcome reprieve from news about people being abductedContinue reading “July 2020 Reading List”