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, …
Flat Mountain Chrionicles vol 4
Published by Flat Mountain Press
28p, b&w, 5.5"x8.5"
I'm charmed. Crisply drawn comic that reminds me much of zines from Islands' Fold in spirit, pacing and visuals. Portraits of a rural drive, a pyramid-headed-human comic that I can't help but seeing as a riff on Lee elvas'/Dewayne Slightweight's Kinship Structure of Ferns comics, portraits in a heavy graphic b&w like a smoothed out Maria Sputnik. Solid.-EF