The Rise, The Fall, and The Rise by Brix Smith Start $18.95 - American Brix Smith Start spent ten years in The Fall with Mark E. Smith while being married to him, which ended in a violent disintegration. Growing up in the Hollywood Hills in the '60s in a dilapidated pink mansion her life has …
In the Tall Grass #4
20p, b&w, 5.5"x8.5"
Tessa Brunton's comics are super good. Mostly autobiographical stories (with embelishments when neccessary), there's got a great sense of comedic timing that transcends cheap laffs and unpretentiously captures something bigger. Brunton's linework has a great feel too- somewhere on a spectrum betwixt Theo Ellsworth and early Lynda Barry. -EF