Optic Nerve #14 by Adrian Tomine (D&Q) $6.95 - Optic Nerve 14 brings Adrian Tomine’s multifaceted, expressive cartooning to a new peak with two stories and a bonus autobiographical strip. “Killing and Dying” is about a father’s struggles to be supportive: it centers on parenthood, …
Patient Files #3 Confidential
"Subtitled Dying, the third issue of Patient Files continues Amaris's struggle with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. This part of the story starts off when a few months after Amaris was given approximately 2 1/2 years to live, her heart fails and she is admitted to the UC Davis Intensive Care Unit. This issue reads as if you are following someone through death. Reality seems to be a grey area, so Ameris tries to describe as much as she can. It is both beautiful and sad."
20p, b&w, 8"x9"